What Happened on July 31, 1932

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 26th Tour de France won by Andre Leducq of France
  • 27th Davis Cup: France beats USA in Paris (3-2)
  • Cleveland Municipal Stadium opens-Philadelphia A's beat Indians 1-0
  • George Washington quarter goes into circulation
  • German Election (NSDAP gets 37.3%)

Famous Birthdays

  • John Searle, American philosopher
  • Morey Carr, American singer (Playmates) (d. 1987)
  • Robert W Davis, (Rep-R-MI, 1979- )
  • Sam Coppola, Jersey City, New Jersey, actor (Saturday Night Fever), (d. 2012)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Ted Cassidy, American actor (Lurch-Addams Family), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Francesco Paolo Neglia, composer, dies at 58