On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 1931

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Algis Budrys, Lithuanian-American sci-fi author (Man of Earth), born in Kaliningrad, Russia (d. 2008)

Famous Deaths

  • Claude Anet [Jean Schopfer], French writer (La fille perdue), dies at 62
  • Wayne Munn, wrestler (b. 1896)