What Happened on February 10, 1931

Historical Events

  • New Delhi becomes the capital of India

Music Premiere

Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart's musical "America's Sweetheart" premieres on Broadway at the Broadhurst Theatre, NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerhard Rosenfeld, German opera and film score composer, born in K√∂nigsberg (d. 2003)
  • Makoto Shinohara, Japanese composer (Yumeji (Ways of Dreams); To Rain and Wind), born in Osaka, Japan
  • Thomas Bernhard, Austrian novelist, playwright and poet whose work some describe as "the most significant literary achievement since World War II", born in Heerlen, Netherlands (d. 1989)
Born in 1931

About February 10, 1931

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius