On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 1931

Historical Events

  • Joris van Severen forms Verdinaso (Union of Flemish National Solidarists)

Famous Birthdays

  • Fred Graham, American newscaster and journalist (CBS News, Court TV), born in Little Rock, Arkansas (d. 2019)
  • Riccardo Giacconi, Italian American astrophysicist, Nobel Prize for Physics 2002 for X-ray astronomy, born in Genoa, Italy (d. 2018)
1931 Highlights

About October 6, 1931

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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