On This Day

What Happened on April 17, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • John Bartlett, Australian tennis player (Davis Cup capt-Britain), born in Woonona, New South Wales
  • John Chalstrey, 668th Lord Mayor of London
  • Joyce Molyneux, British chef and author
  • Roberta Stephen, Canadian classical composer (The Eye Of The Seasons), born in Alberta
  • Ruth Etchells, English poet and principal (St John's College-Durham), born in Liverpool
1931 Highlights

About April 17, 1931

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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