What Happened on October 24, 1931

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

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Gangster Al Capone is sentenced to 11 years for tax evasion

Gangster Al Capone
Al Capone
  • George Washington Bridge linking New York City and New Jersey dedicated, opens the next day

Famous Birthdays

  • Sofia Gubaidulina, Russian composer (Stimmen Verstummen)

Famous Deaths

  • Murray Bisset, cricketer (S Afr)/Chief Justice of Rhodesia, dies