On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 1931

Historical Events

  • Coalition Government forms in New Zealand to combat the Depression (their lack of success led to the election of the First Labour Government in 1935)

Famous Birthdays

  • Fay Weldon, British feminist and writer (The Lives and Loves of a She-Devil), born in Birmingham, England
  • George Younger, 4th Viscount Younger of Leckie, British politician (d. 2003)
  • Manzoor Ahmad, Pakistani philosopher and scientist, born in Rampur, British India
  • Nello Santi, Italian opera conductor (Opernhaus Z├╝rich; NY Metropolitan Opera), born in Adria, Veneto, Italy (d. 2020)
1931 Highlights

About September 22, 1931

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 9 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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