On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • Narendra Tamhane, Indian cricket wicket-keeper (1950's), born in Bombay, India

Famous Deaths

Person of interestDaniel Williams

Daniel Williams, American heart surgeon who performed the 1st open heart surgery, dies at 73

Heart Surgeon Daniel Williams
Heart Surgeon
Daniel Williams

1931 Highlights

About August 4, 1931

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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