On This Day

What Happened on November 4, 1931

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jean Genet's "Judith" premieres in Paris

Novelist and Playwright Jean Genet
Novelist and Playwright
Jean Genet

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard Francis Law, Disgraced American cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church (1982-2002), born in TorreĆ³n, Coahuila, Mexico (d. 2017)

Famous Deaths

  • Buddy Bolden, African-American jazz musician, dies
1931 Highlights

About November 4, 1931

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

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