What Happened on September 24, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Round-robin playoff among NYC's 3 major league teams, to raise money for unemployed, concludes with Brooklyn losing to both Giants & Yanks

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Newley, English actor and singer-songwriter (Dr Doolitte, Goldfinger theme), born in London (d. 1999)
  • Brian Glanville, author/journalist
  • Cardiss Collins, (Rep-D-Illinois, 1973-97), (d. 2013)