On This Day

What Happened on June 10, 1931

Historical Events

  • Norway occupies East Greenland

Famous Birthdays

  • João Gilberto, Brazilian singer, guitarist and 'father of bossa nova' (Getz/Gilberto, Grammy Award for Album of the Year 1965), born in Juazeiro, Bahia (d. 2019)
  • M S Gopalakrishnan, Indian Carnatic violinist, born in Mylapore, Chennai, British India (d. 2013)
  • Romualds Jermaks, Latvian composer and teacher, born in Šķaune Parish, Latvia
1931 Highlights

About June 10, 1931

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Gemini