On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1931

Historical Events

  • US opera "Peter Ibbetson" by Deems Taylor premieres at Metropolitan Opera, New York City

Famous Birthdays

  • Gloria Talbott, American film and television actress, sometimes known as "the Scream Queen" for her work in B-movies, born in Glendale, California (d. 2000)

Famous Weddings

Amelia Earhart

American aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart (33) weds publisher George Palmer Putnam (43) in Noank, Connecticut

Famous Deaths

  • Ion Vidu, Romanian composer and conductor, dies at 67
1931 Highlights

About February 7, 1931

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 9 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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