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Historical Events In 1931

Friday, 14 May 2021

Apr 20   Louis Armstrong recorded the classic, " When It s Sleepy Time Down South" , for Okeh Records on this day in history.  

Apr 22   On this day in history egypt & Iraq sign peace treaty  

Apr 24   Bridget Riley, British painter (op-art) in the year 1931.  

Apr 24   In the year 1931 c Jackson discovers asteroid #1193 Africa  

Apr 25   On this day in history a J Y (Bert) Hopkins, cricketer (20 Tests for Aust, 509 runs), dies  

Apr 26   On this day in history lou Gehrig hits a HR but is called out for passing a runner, mistake costs him AL home run crown; he & Babe Ruth tie for season  

Apr 26   Lou Gehrig hits a HR but is called out for passing a runner, the mistake costs him AL home run crown; he & Babe Ruth tie for season on this day in history.  

Apr 27   In the year 1931 100ø F (38ø C), Pahala, Hawaii (state record)  

Apr 27   100F (38C), Pahala, Hawaii (state record) on this day in history.  

Apr 27   On this day in history igor Oistrach, Russian violinist/son of David Oistrach  

Apr 28   Program for woman athletes approved for 1932 Olympics track & field in the year 1931.  

Apr 29   Cleve Indian Wes Ferrell no-hits St Louis Browns, 9-0 on this day in history.  

Apr 30   On this day in history sammy Woods, cricketer (3 Tests for Australia, 3 for England), dies  

Apr 30   On this day in history william L [Bill] Clay, (Rep-D-MO, 1969- )  

May 01   On this day in history empire State Building opens in New York NY  

May 01   In the year 1931 norway claims Peter I Island  

May 01   On this day in history singer Kate Smith begins her long-running radio program on CBS  

May 01   On this day in history the 102-story Empire State Building is dedicated today in New York City  

May 01   In the year 1931 the Empire State Building, in New York, is completed  

May 03   Frank Hoyt Losey, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.  

May 04   Ed Cassidy, drummer (Spirit-I Got A Line on You) on this day in history.  

May 04   In the year 1931 mustafa Kemal Pasja becomes Turkish president  

May 07   In the year 1931 gene [Rodman] Wolfe, US, sci-fi author (Soldier of Arete)  

May 08   In the year 1931 operette "Land of Smiles," premieres in London  

May 09   In the year 1931 57th Preakness: George Ellis aboard Mate wins in 1:59  

May 09   In the year 1931 a[lbert] A[braham] Michelson, US physicist (1907 Nobel), dies at 78  

May 09   Vance DeVoe Brand, Longmont Co, astro (Apollo 18, STS-5, 41B, 35) in the year 1931.  

May 10   Golf ball size hail falls in Burlington NJ in the year 1931.  

May 11   Credit-Anstalt, Austria's largest bank, fails beginning financial collapse of Central Europe on this day in history.  

May 11   In the year 1931 during Spanish civil war, martial Law is announced in several Spanish cities  

May 11   In the year 1931 the birth of Rupert Murdoch, Media tycoon  

May 12   On this day in history eugene Ysaye, composer, dies at 72  

May 12   On this day in history johan Fleerackers, Flemish vice-president of Dutch One  

May 13   In the year 1931 eileen Diss, theatrical designer (August, Secret Places, Betrayal)  

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Famous Birthdays In 1931

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of carel Brons, composer  

Jan 01   In the year 1931 birth of siddig El Nigoumi, ceramicist  

Jan 02   Toshiki Kaifu, premier of Japan (1989-91) was born in the year 1931.  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of adi Lady Lala Mara, First Lady of Fiji (d. 2004)  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of sir William Deane, Governor-General of Australia 1996-2001  

Jan 05   In the year 1931 birth of alfred Brendel, Wiesenberg Moravia, Austrian pianist  

Jan 05   In the year 1931 birth of alvin Ailey, choreographer (American Dance Theater)  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of robert Duvall, San Diego Calif, actor (Great Santini, Taxi Driver)  

Famous Deaths In 1931

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Martinus Beijerinck, Dutch microbiologist and botanist (b. 1851) died on this day in history.  

Jan 03   On this day in history joseph J C Joffre, French marshal, dies at 78  

Jan 04   In the year 1931 art Acord, western actor (Set Free, Spurs & Saddles), dies at 40  

Jan 09   Claude Anet [Jean Schopfer], French writer (La fille perdue), dies on this day in history.  

Jan 11   Oscar Fetras, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1931.  

Jan 14   William Ernst Johnson, British mathematician, dies on this day in history.  

Jan 21   On this day in history felix Blumenfeld, composer, dies at 67  

Jan 22   In the year 1931 death of alma Rubens, American actress (b. 1897)  

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