On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1931

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 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)
1931 Highlights

About August 13, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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