On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 1931

Historical Events

  • US trunk murderess Winnie Ruth Judd murders two friends then dismembers one of them in Phoenix

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles W Colson, presidential adviser (Watergate figure), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2012)
  • Rosa Rosal [Florence Gayda], Filipino actress and humanitarian described as "original femme fatale of Philippine cinema", born in Manila, Philippine Islands
1931 Highlights

About October 16, 1931

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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