What Happened on January 6, 1931

Historical Events

Historic Invention

Thomas Edison submits his last patent application

Famous Birthdays

  • E. L. Doctorow, American author (Ragtime; Billy Bathgate), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 2015)
  • Graeme Hole, Australian cricket batsman (18 Tests, 6 x 50; NSW CA), born in Sydney, Australia (d. 1990)
  • P J Kavanagh [Patrick Joeseph], British poet, actor and journalist (The Perfect Stranger), born in Worthing, Sussex (d. 2015)
Born in 1931
1931 Highlights

About January 6, 1931

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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