On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1931

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bradman bowled by Herman Griffith for a duck as W I win the Test

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman
  • West Indies beat Australia for the 1st time, by 30 runs at SCG

Famous Birthdays

  • Alice Rivlin, American economist
  • Bob Johnson, American ice hockey coach (d. 1991)
  • Han Jansen, Dutch painter
  • Wally Bruner, American journalist and television host (d. 1997)
1931 Highlights

About March 4, 1931

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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