On This Day

What Happened on May 1, 1931

Historical Events

  • Empire State Building opens in New York City
  • Norway claims Peter I Island
  • Singer Kate Smith begins her long-running radio program on CBS
1931 Highlights

About May 1, 1931

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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