Historical Events In 1931
Saturday, 17 April 2021
Jan 03 Joseph J C Joffre, French marshal, dies at 78 in the year 1931.
Jan 03 Nels Stewart of Montreal Maroons scores 2 goals in 4 sec (record) on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history art Acord, western actor (Set Free, Spurs & Saddles), dies at 40
Jan 05 In the year 1931 1st woman to purchase a baseball team Lucille Thomas purchases Topeka franchise in the Western League
Jan 05 Robert Duvall, American film actor in the year 1931.
Jan 05 On this day in history the birth of Robert Duvall, American film actor
Jan 06 The birth of Edgar Laurence (aka. E.L.) Doctorow, American writer in the year 1931.
Jan 06 On this day in history thomas Edison submits his last patent application.
Jan 07 In the year 1931 guy Menzies flies the first solo non-stop trans-Tasman flight (from Australia to New Zealand) in 11 hours and 45 minutes, crash-landing on New Zealand's west coast.
Jan 08 In the year 1931 phila Quakers set then NHL record of 15 straight loses
Jan 09 In the year 1931 claude Anet [Jean Schopfer], French writer (La fille perdue), dies
Jan 10 Phila Quakers defeat Montreal, ends NHL-record 15-game losing streak 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 16 Bradman scores 223 Australia v WI, 297 mins, 26 fours on this day in history.
Jan 16 Bradman scores 223 Australia vs West Indies, 297 minutes, 26 fours on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1931 vladimir Skutina, writer playwright/journalist
Jan 21 In the year 1931 felix Blumenfeld, composer, dies at 67
Jan 22 In the year 1931 french govt of Steeg falls
Jan 22 Sir Isaac Isaacs sworn in as Australia's first Australian-born governor-general on this day in history.
Jan 23 Anna Pavlova, Russian ballerina (Diaghilew, Dying Swan), dies in the year 1931.
Jan 24 On this day in history ib Norholm, composer
Jan 25 In the year 1931 dean Jones, Decatur Ala, actor (Ensign O'Toole, Company, Love Bug)
Jan 26 On this day in history hungary-Austria sign peace treaty
Jan 28 On this day in history bradman scores 220 NSW v Victoria, 308 mins, 13 fours
Jan 30 In the year 1931 charlie Chaplin's "City Lights" premieres at Los Angeles Theater
Jan 30 In the year 1931 the birth of Gene Hackman, American stage and 'Oscar' winning screen actor
Jan 31 NHL's Quebec Bulldogs' Joseph Malone scores a record 7 goals on this day in history.
Feb 01 The birth of Boris Yeltsin, Russian politician on this day in history.
Feb 02 1st siyyum of Talmud celebrated by Daf Yomi students on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history theodor Batthynyi, Hungarian contra-revolutionary, dies at 71
Feb 03 In the year 1931 arkansas legislature passes motion to pray for soul of H L Mencken after he calls state "apex of moronia"
Feb 03 On this day in history hans Schardt, Swiss geologist, dies at 72
Feb 04 On this day in history national League adopts a deader baseball