On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 1931

Historical Events

  • 1st backwards walk across American begins

Famous Birthdays

  • Kenneth Bloomfield, BBC governor (Ireland), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Tomas Tranströmer, Swedish poet (Nobel Prize for Literature - 2011), born in Stockholm (d. 2015)
1931 Highlights

About April 15, 1931

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries