What Happened on March 31, 1932

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 150 wild swans die in Niagara waterfall
  • Ford publicly unveils its V-8 engine

Famous Birthdays

  • Godfrey Lawrence, cricketer (South African fast bowler, 8-53 v NZ 1961)
  • John Jakes, writer (Sir Scoundrel, Great Women Reporters), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Nagisa Oshima, director (Town of Love & Hope), born in Kyoto, Japan (d. 2013)