On This Day

What Happened on August 9, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • Chuck Essegian, American MLB baseball player, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Gene "Big Daddy" Lipscomb, American NFL football defensive lineman, 1953-62 (Baltimore Colts, and two other teams), and professional wrestler, Born in Uniontown, Alabama (d. 1963)
  • Mark Weinberg, South African-British financier and multi-millionaire, born in South Africa
1931 Highlights

About August 9, 1931

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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