What Happened on July 1, 1932

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 45th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Helen Moody beats Helen Jacobs (6-3 6-1)

Electoral defeatPresidential Convention

NY Gov FDR nominated for president at Democratic Convention in Chicago

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • NY newspaper Evening Standard goes bankrupt

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Day, [Robert Byrd], rock vocalist (Rockin' Robin), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • Ze'ev Schiff, Israeli journalist (d. 2007)