What Happened on July 1, 1931

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Cleveland Municipal Stadium is completed
  • Ice vending machines introduced in LA 25 lbs, 15 cents
  • Phillies Chuck Klein hits for cycle vs Chicago Cubs
  • Trans African Railway in use (Benguela, Angola-Jadotville, Congo)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Herbert Hoover places a one year moratorium on war debt payments

31st US President Herbert Hoover
31st US President
Herbert Hoover

Famous Birthdays

  • Leslie Caron, French-American actress (Gigi, Father Goose), born in Boulogne-Biliancourt, Seine