Historical Events In 1931
Sunday, 16 January 2022
Feb 05 On this day in history maxine Dunlap becomes 1st US women to earn a glider pilot license
Feb 05 Maxine Dunlap becomes first US women to earn a glider pilot license in the year 1931.
Feb 07 In the year 1931 ion Vidu, composer, dies at 67
Feb 07 On this day in history uS opera, "Peter Ibbetson," by Deems Taylor premieres at Met Opera NYC
Feb 08 Gas explosion Fire in Fushun-coal mine, Manchuria kills 3,000 in the year 1931.
Feb 08 James Dean actor and singer was born on this day in history.
Feb 08 The birth of James Dean, American film actor ('Rebel Without A Cause') on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1931 new Delhi becomes capital of India
Feb 10 New Delhi becomes the capital city of India in the year 1931.
Feb 11 In the year 1931 charles Algernon Parsons, British inventor (steam turbine), dies at 76
Feb 12 In the year 1931 vatican Radio begins broadcasting with the callsign HVJ
Feb 14 On this day in history bradman scores 152 Aust v WI, 154 minutes, 13 fours 2 fives
Feb 14 Bradman scores 152 Australia vs West Indies, 154 minutes, 13 fours 2 fives on this day in history.
Feb 14 Spanish government of General Damasco Berenguer falls on this day in history.
Feb 15 1st Dracula movie released on this day in history.
Feb 15 First Dracula movie released on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1931 the birth of Claire Bloom, English actress
Feb 16 On this day in history extreme right wing Svinhufvud becomes President of Finland
Feb 17 1st telecast of a sporting event in Japan (baseball) on this day in history.
Feb 18 The birth of Toni Morrison, American writer in the year 1931.
Feb 20 On this day in history congress allows California to build Oakland-Bay Bridge
Feb 21 Alka Seltzer introduced on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1931 chicago White Sox & New York Giants play first exhibition night game
Feb 23 On this day in history nellie Melba, [Helen Mitchell], Australian soprano, dies
Feb 26 Otto Wallach, German chemist (Nobel 1910), dies at 83 in the year 1931.
Feb 28 On this day in history ban Johnson, created (baseball's AL), dies after a long illness
Feb 28 On this day in history canadian Rugby Union adopts the forward pass
Feb 28 In the year 1931 oswald Mosley founds his New Party
Feb 28 The birth of Dean Smith, Coach, UNC Chapel Hill Tar Heels (1976-1997) on this day in history.
Mar 02 On this day in history duane E Graveline, Newport Vt, astronaut
Mar 02 The birth of Mikhail Gorbachev, Former soviet leader on this day in history.
Mar 03 In the year 1931 " The Star-Spangled Banner", written by Francis Scott Key, officially became the national anthem of the United States.
Mar 03 On this day in history cab Calloway records "Minnie the Moocher" (Jazz's first million seller)
Mar 03 The US adopt the 'Star Spangled Banner' as their national anthem in the year 1931.