On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Boraine, South Africa politician, born in Cape Town, South Africa
  • Peter Barnes, English writer, born in Manchester, United Kingdom (d. 2004)
  • Ron Galella, American celebrity photographer (sued by Jackie O), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Oscar Fetr├ís [Otto Faster], German composer (Mondnacht auf der Alster), dies at 76
1931 Highlights

About January 10, 1931

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 6 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn