What Happened on May 31, 1908

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Miss Pottelsberghe de la Pottery is 1st airplane passenger (Belgium)

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Ameche, actor (Cocoon, Trading Places), born in Kenosha, Wisconsin
  • Nils Poppe, Swedish actor (d. 2000)

Famous Deaths

  • C L "Boy" Johnson, cricketer (Test for South Africa 1895-96), dies
  • Louis-Honoré Fréchette, French Canadian poet (b. 1839)