Historical Events in November 1932

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1st Wernher von Braun named head of German liquid-fuel rocket program

Rocket Scientist Werner von Braun
Rocket Scientist
Werner von Braun

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5th Benito Mussolini frees 16,000 convicts

Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini
Italian Dictator
Benito Mussolini
  • 6th German election - KPD defeats NSDAP
  • 7th 1st broadcast of "Buck Rogers in the 25th century" on CBS-radio

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7th Bradman scores 238 NSW v Victoria, 200 mins, 32 fours

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman
  • 8th "Make Mine Music" debuts

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

8th Franklin Roosevelt (D) elected 32nd President for 1st time

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • 9th Hurricane storm wave sweeps over Santa Cruz del Sur Cuba kills 2,500
  • 9th Riots between conservative and socialist supporters in Switzerland kill 12 and injure 60.
  • 12th 24 killed at Lancashire mine explosion
  • 12th 10th College Football Crab Bowl Classic: Navy beats Maryland 28-7 in Baltimore
  • 15th Walt Disney Art School created
  • 17th German government of von Papen resigns
  • 18th "Flowers & Trees" receives 1st Academy Award for a cartoon
  • 18th 1st tie for Best Actor Academy Award Wallace Beery & Fredric March
  • 18th 5th Academy Awards: "Grand Hotel", Fredric March, Wallace Beery & Helen Hayes win
  • 19th Joe Kershalla scores 71 points in a college football game

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19th Shaft & Thyssen demand Hitler become German chancellor

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • 20th Earthquake at Uden Netherlands
  • 22nd Pump patented that computes quantity & price delivered
  • 24th In Washington, D.C., the FBI Scientific Crime Detection Laboratory (better known as the FBI Crime Lab) officially opens.
  • 26th Bradman completes 10,000 runs in first-class cricket, 126 innings
  • 27th Poland & USSR sign non-aggression treaty
  • 28th France & USSR sign not-aggression treaty

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28th Groucho Marx performs on radio for the first time

Comedian Groucho Marx
Comedian
Groucho Marx
  • 29th Cole Porters musical "Gay Divorcee" premieres in NYC
  • 29th France signs non-agression pact with Soviet Union
  • 29th USSR & France sign no attack treaty