On This Day

What Happened on June 20, 1931

Historical Events

  • Karl Buresch becomes chancellor of Austrian

Famous Birthdays

  • Arne Nordheim, Larvik Norway, conductor/composer (Aftonland)
  • James Tolkan, American actor (Weekend War, Leap of Faith), born in Calumet, Michigan
  • Olympia Dukakis, Greek-American actress (Man Equals Man, Moonstruck, Cemetery Club), born in Lowell, Massachusetts
  • Richard Southwood, zoologist/chancellor (Oxford University)
1931 Highlights

About June 20, 1931

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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