On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 1931

Historical Events

  • Nationally Crisis Committee forms in Hague

Famous Birthdays

  • Gloria Lynne [Wilson], American jazz vocalist (Dell Tones), born in Harlem, New York City (d. 2013)
  • Oscar C. Yatco, Filipino violinist and conductor, born in Tanuan, Batangas, Philippines (d. 2014)
  • Yevgeni Grischin, USSR, 500m/1500m speed skater (Olympic gold 1956, 60)

Famous Deaths

  • Evert Cornelis, Dutch conductor and pianist, dies at 46
1931 Highlights

About November 23, 1931

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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