What Happened on September 19, 1931

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 14th PGA Championship: Tom Creavy at Wannamoisett CC Rumford RI
  • Japanese troops conquer Mukden, South Manchuria
  • Lefty Grove wins his 30th game of season over White Sox, 2-1

Famous Birthdays

  • Brook Benton [Benjamin Franklin Peay], American soul vocalist (It's Just a Matter of Time, Rainy Night in Georgia), born in Lugoff, South Carolina (d. 1988)
  • Jean-Claude Carrière, French screenwriter and actor
  • Ray Danton, American actor and director (Longest Day, Psychic Killer), born in NYC, New York