On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • Mike Nichols [Mikhail Peschkowsky], German-American film director (Catch 22, The Graduate, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 2014)
  • Peter Collins, English race car driver, born in Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England (d. 1958)
  • Tsvetan Tsvetanov, Bulgarian composer, born in Sofia, Bulgaria (d. 1982)

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Chesbro, American Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher (NY Highlanders - won 41 games 1904), dies of heart attack at 57
1931 Highlights

About November 6, 1931

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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