What Happened on January 31, 1931

Historical Events

  • Philip Barry's "Tomorrow & Tomorrow" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Watson, cricketer (NSW & Australian opening batsman mid-50s)
  • Christopher Chataway, British MP/athlete (world record 5k)

Ernie BanksErnie Banks (1931-2015)

American Baseball HOF shortstop, 1st baseman (14 x MLB All Star; NL MVP 1958, 59; Chicago Cubs), born in Dallas, Texas

  • Nicholas Gordon Lennox, diplomat
Born in 1931
1931 Highlights

About January 31, 1931

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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