Historical Events In 1931
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Jan 03 Joseph J C Joffre, French marshal, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Jan 03 Nels Stewart of Montreal Maroons scores 2 goals in 4 sec (record) on this day in history.
Jan 04 Art Acord, western actor (Set Free, Spurs & Saddles), dies at 40 in the year 1931.
Jan 05 In the year 1931 1st woman to purchase a baseball team Lucille Thomas purchases Topeka franchise in the Western League
Jan 05 On this day in history robert Duvall, American film actor
Jan 05 The birth of Robert Duvall, American film actor on this day in history.
Jan 06 The birth of Edgar Laurence (aka. E.L.) Doctorow, American writer on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history thomas Edison submits his last patent application.
Jan 07 On this day in history 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 On this day in history claude Anet [Jean Schopfer], French writer (La fille perdue), dies
Jan 10 On this day in history phila Quakers defeat Montreal, ends NHL-record 15-game losing streak
Jan 11 Oscar Fetras, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1931.
Jan 14 On this day in history william Ernst Johnson, British mathematician, dies
Jan 16 On this day in history bradman scores 223 Australia v WI, 297 mins, 26 fours
Jan 16 Bradman scores 223 Australia vs West Indies, 297 minutes, 26 fours in the year 1931.
Jan 16 On this day in history vladimir Skutina, writer playwright/journalist
Jan 21 In the year 1931 felix Blumenfeld, composer, dies at 67
Jan 22 French govt of Steeg falls in the year 1931.
Jan 22 On this day in history sir Isaac Isaacs sworn in as Australia's first Australian-born governor-general.
Jan 23 In the year 1931 anna Pavlova, Russian ballerina (Diaghilew, Dying Swan), dies
Jan 24 Ib Norholm, composer on this day in history.
Jan 25 Dean Jones, Decatur Ala, actor (Ensign O'Toole, Company, Love Bug) in the year 1931.
Jan 26 On this day in history hungary-Austria sign peace treaty
Jan 28 Bradman scores 220 NSW v Victoria, 308 mins, 13 fours in the year 1931.
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 In the year 1931 nHL's Quebec Bulldogs' Joseph Malone scores a record 7 goals
Feb 01 In the year 1931 the birth of Boris Yeltsin, Russian politician.
Feb 02 1st siyyum of Talmud celebrated by Daf Yomi students in the year 1931.
Feb 02 Theodor Batthynyi, Hungarian contra-revolutionary, dies at 71 on this day in history.
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 Hans Schardt, Swiss geologist, dies at 72 in the year 1931.
Feb 04 On this day in history national League adopts a deader baseball