What Happened on June 8, 1931

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Duke of Kent wed Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark
  • Suriname Work Committee under Louis Doedel forms in Paramaribo

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivan V. Lalić, Serbian poet, born in Belgrade (d. 1996)
  • James Leander "Leo" Nichols, honorary consul

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Songwriter Johnny Mercer (21) weds chorus girl Ginger Meehan in New York City

Songwriter Johnny Mercer
Johnny Mercer