What Happened on March 1, 1932

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 12 pro-independence revolutionaries captured in and around Chittagong in Bengal province, British India are sentenced to deportation for life, two to three-year prison terms with the remaining 32 being acquitted.

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Charles Lindbergh Jr (20 months), kidnapped in NJ; found dead May 12

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The 20 month old son of Charles and Anne Lindbergh is kidnapped from their home in East Amwell, New Jersey in what became known as the "Lindbergh kidnapping"

Aviation Pioneer and Author Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Aviation Pioneer and Author
Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacques Leduc, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Dino Campana, Italian poet (Canti Orfici), dies at 46
  • Frank Teschemacher, American jazz clarinetist (b. 1906)