What Happened on September 17, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st LP record demonstrated (RCA Victor, NYC), venture failed
  • Operetta "Victoria & Her Husband" premieres in London
  • Red Sox Earl Webb sets record with 65 en route to 67 doubles

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestAnne Bancroft

Anne Bancroft, actress (Graduate, Miracle Worker), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 2005)

Actress Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft