On This Day

What Happened on November 3, 1931

Historical Events

  • First commercially produced synthetic rubber manufactured

Famous Birthdays

  • Joan Kenmore, American actress (The Wizard of Oz), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Monica Vitti [Ceciarelli], Italian actress (Tigers in Lipstick), born in Rome, Italy
  • Yon Hyong-muk, North Korean politician (d. 2005)

Famous Deaths

  • Rudolf Wilhelm Canne, Fries playwright (Peaske), dies at 60
1931 Highlights

About November 3, 1931

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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