On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1931

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Earthquake devastate Managua Nicaragua, kills 2,000
  • Jackie Mitchell became 1st female in professional baseball

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Price, American Businessman and diplomat, born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 2012)
  • George Baker, Bulgarian-born British actor (I, Claudius, Goodbye Mr Chips, Curse of the Fly), born in Varna, Bulgaria (d. 2011)
  • Illse "Ita" Ever, Estonian actress (Miss Marple- "Chyornykh drozdov"), born in Paide, J√§rva County
  • Rolf Hochhuth, German playwright (Deputy)