On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Cincinnati Red Tony Cuccinello goes 6 for 6

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard Manning, British comedian, born in Ancoats, Manchester, England (d. 2007)
  • Norman Read, New Zealand 50K walker (Olympic gold 1956), born in Portsmouth, England (d. 1944)
  • Roy Evans, British trade unionist and General Secretary (British Iron & Steel Trade Confederation), born in Pontarddulais, Wales (d. 2015)