On This Day

What Happened on November 9, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • Tommy Greenhough, English cricketer (English leg-spinner in 4 Tests 1959-60), born in Rochdale, Lancashire (d. 2009)
  • Whitey Herzog, American baseball manager (St Louis Cardinals), born in New Athens, Illinois

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Gloria Swanson (32) weds Michael Farmer


Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Actress Gloria Swanson (32) divorces aristocrat Henri de la Falaise (33) after 6 years of marriage


1931 Highlights

About November 9, 1931

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 89 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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