On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • Caterina Valente, Italian singer, dancer, and actress (Bon soir, Kathrin!, The Entertainers), born in Paris, France
  • Frank Costigan, Australian lawyer, born in Melbourne, Australia (d. 2009)
  • Juraj Pospisil, Czech composer, born in Olomouc, Czech Republic (d. 2007)

Famous Deaths

  • William Ernst Johnson, British mathematician, dies
1931 Highlights

About January 14, 1931

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 89 years and 7 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn