What Happened on October 1, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Spanish Cortes accept general female suffrage
  • The second (and current) Waldorf-Astoria Hotel is opened in New York.
  • World Series is a rematch as A's seek 3rd straight title vs Cards

Famous Birthdays

  • Reginald Hall, endocrinologist
  • Sylvano Bussotti, Italian composer