What Happened on September 9, 1932

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Frank Crosetti ties record, striking out twice in 1 inning
  • Mine strikes at Belgian Borinage ended
  • Spanish Cortes grants Catalonia autonomy
  • Steamboat SS Observation explodes in NYC East River (71 killed)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ali Doelman-Pel, Dutch MP (PvdA)
  • Sylvia Miles, actress (Midnight Cowboy, Farewell My Lovely), born in NYC, New York