What Happened on September 17, 1931

Historical Events

  • 1st LP record demonstrated (RCA Victor, NYC), venture failed
  • Operetta "Viktoria & Her Hussar" by Paul Abraham (adapted for English by Harry Graham) premieres in London at Palace Theatre
  • Red Sox Earl Webb sets record with 65 en route to 67 doubles
1931 History

Famous Birthdays

Anne BancroftAnne Bancroft (1931-2005)

American stage and screen Emmy, Oscar, and Tony Award-winning actress (The Graduate; The Miracle Worker), director, and screenwriter, born in The Bronx, New York

Born in 1931

About September 17, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 6 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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