What Happened in 1932

Significant Events

  • Mar 19 The Sydney Harbour Bridge is opened.
  • May 21 1st transatlantic solo flight by a woman (Amelia Earhart) lands in Ireland
  • Dec 19 British Broadcasting Corp begins transmitting overseas
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World Leaders in 1932

Famous People in 1932

Famous Weddings

  • Feb 1 Film director Frank Capra (34) weds secretary Lucille Reyburn
  • Apr 30 Cricketer Donald Bradman (23) weds Jessie Martha Menzies at St Paul's Anglican Church in Burwood, Sydney
  • May 13 Russian composer Dmitri Sjostakovitch marries Nina Varsar
  • Jul 2 Platinum blonde screen goddess Jean Harlow (21) weds MGM producer Paul Bern (42)
  • Jul 7 Author Damon Runyon (51) weds Patrice Amati del Grande
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