On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1931

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestBoris Yeltsin

Boris Yeltsin, Russian politician and President of Russian Federation (1991-1999), born in Butka, Sverdlovsk, (d. 2007)

Russian President Boris Yeltsin
Russian President
Boris Yeltsin
  • Madeleine Berthod, Swiss alpine skier (Olympic gold women's downhill 1956), born in Ch√Ęteau d'Oex, Vaud, Switzerland
  • Mark Richmond, CEO (Science & Engineering Research Council)
1931 Highlights

About February 1, 1931

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius