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Historical Events In 1931

Friday, 24 May 2019

Apr 20   In the year 1931 louis Armstrong recorded the classic, " When It s Sleepy Time Down South" , for Okeh Records  

Apr 22   Egypt & Iraq sign peace treaty on this day in history.  

Apr 24   Bridget Riley, British painter (op-art) on this day in history.  

Apr 24   C Jackson discovers asteroid #1193 Africa on this day in history.  

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   100ø F (38ø C), Pahala, Hawaii (state record) in the year 1931.  

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

Apr 27   Igor Oistrach, Russian violinist/son of David Oistrach in the year 1931.  

Apr 28   On this day in history program for woman athletes approved for 1932 Olympics track & field  

Apr 29   Cleve Indian Wes Ferrell no-hits St Louis Browns, 9-0 in the year 1931.  

Apr 30   Sammy Woods, cricketer (3 Tests for Australia, 3 for England), dies in the year 1931.  

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

May 01   In the year 1931 empire State Building opens in New York NY  

May 01   On this day in history norway claims Peter I Island  

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

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

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

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) in the year 1931.  

May 04   On this day in history mustafa Kemal Pasja becomes Turkish president  

May 07   On this day in history 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   On this day in history 57th Preakness: George Ellis aboard Mate wins in 1:59  

May 09   On this day in history a[lbert] A[braham] Michelson, US physicist (1907 Nobel), dies at 78  

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

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   During Spanish civil war, martial Law is announced in several Spanish cities on this day in history.  

May 11   The birth of Rupert Murdoch, Media tycoon in the year 1931.  

May 12   Eugene Ysaye, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1931.  

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

May 13   On this day in history 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   In the year 1931 birth of carel Brons, composer  

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

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of toshiki Kaifu, premier of Japan (1989-91)  

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

Jan 04   In the year 1931 birth of sir William Deane, Governor-General of Australia 1996-2001  

Jan 05   Alfred Brendel, Wiesenberg Moravia, Austrian pianist was born in the year 1931.  

Jan 05   Alvin Ailey, choreographer (American Dance Theater) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   In the year 1931 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   In the year 1931 death of martinus Beijerinck, Dutch microbiologist and botanist (b. 1851)  

Jan 03   Joseph J C Joffre, French marshal, dies at 78 in the year 1931.  

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

Jan 09   In the year 1931 claude Anet [Jean Schopfer], French writer (La fille perdue), dies  

Jan 11   On this day in history oscar Fetras, composer, dies at 76  

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

Jan 21   Felix Blumenfeld, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1931.  

Jan 22   Alma Rubens, American actress (b. 1897) died on this day in history.  

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