On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Chicago Cy Wentworth beats Montreal Canadiens at 13:50 of 6th period

NHL Goalie George Hainsworth
NHL Goalie
George Hainsworth

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Gilbert, sports author (They Also Served, Big E), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Martin Rogers, director (Farmington Institute for Christian Studies)
  • Richard Hatfield, Canadian politician (26th Premier of New Brunswick), born in Hartland, New Brunswick (d. 1991)

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Antonin Vidal, composer, dies at 67