What Happened on April 4, 1932

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

George Bernard Shaw's "Too True to be Good" premieres in NYC

  • Vitamin C 1st isolated, CC King, Univ of Pittsburgh

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrei Tarkovski, Russian director (Solaris, Stalker)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Anthony Perkins, American actor (Psycho, Fear Strikes Out, Pretty Poison), born in NYC, New York

  • Bapu Nadkarni, cricketer (economical Indian slow left-armer 1956-68)
  • Clive Davis, American record producer
  • Estelle Harris, American actress
  • Richard G Lugar, (Sen-R-IN, 1977- )

Famous Deaths

  • Ottokar T Czernin von und zu Chudenitz, Austrian minister, dies at 59
  • Wilhelm Ostwald, physical chemist (Nobel 1909), dies