What Happened on September 10, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 51st U.S. Men's National Championship: Ellsworth Vines beats George Lott (7-9, 6-3, 9-7, 7-5)
  • Lord Cecil of British government says War was never so improbable

Famous Birthdays

  • Philip Baker Hall, American actor (Secret Honor, Hard Eight, Magnolia), born in Toledo, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Alfonso Rendano, Italian composer, dies at 78
  • Dmitri Egorov, Russian mathematician (b. 1869)