What Happened on April 6, 1931

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st broadcast of "Little Orphan Annie" on NBC-radio
  • 1st Scottsboro (Ala) trial begins - 9 blacks accused of rape

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivan Dixon, actor (Car Wash, Hogan's Heroes), born in NYC, New York
  • Joan Carlyle, British soprano

Famous Deaths

  • Giuseppi Radiciotti, composer, dies at 73