On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1931

Historical Events

  • 1st electric shavers go on sale in US (Schick)
  • Juan Bautista Aznar becomes premier of Spain

Famous Birthdays

  • Howard Coble, American politician (Rep-R-NC, 1985-2015), born in Greensboro, North Carolina (d. 2015)
  • J├╝rgen Schadeberg, German-born South African photographer who photographed apartheid struggle, born in Berlin, Germany (d. 2020)
1931 Highlights

About March 18, 1931

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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