What Happened on February 3, 1931

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Arkansas legislature passes motion to pray for soul of H L Mencken after he calls state "apex of moronia"

Journalist and Critic H. L. Mencken
Journalist and Critic
H. L. Mencken
  • The Hawke's Bay earthquake, New Zealand's worst natural disaster, kills 258

Famous Deaths

  • Hans Schardt, Swiss geologist, dies at 72