What Happened on March 25, 1931

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Hal Kemp & his orchestra record Whistles, with Skinnay Ennis
  • Scottsboro Boys (accused of raping a white woman) arrested in Alabama

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Motian, American jazz drummer and composer

Famous Deaths

  • Ida Bell Wells-Barnett, American journalist and civil rights activist, dies at 68