What Happened on August 13, 1931

Historical Events

  • Cincinnati Reds second baseman Tony Cuccinello goes 6 for 6 in 17-3 rout of Boston at Braves Field

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard Manning, British comedian, born in Ancoats, Manchester, England (d. 2007)
  • Norman Read, New Zealand 50k race walker (Olympic gold 1956), born in Portsmouth, England (d. 1994)
  • Roy Evans, British trade unionist and General Secretary (British Iron & Steel Trade Confederation), born in Pontarddulais, Wales (d. 2015)
Born in 1931

Famous Deaths

  • Lester Lonergan, Irish-American stage and screen actor and director (Seven Faces), dies at 62
1931 Highlights

About August 13, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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