On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1932

Famous Birthdays

  • Debbie Reynolds, American actress (Kathy Selden-Singin' in the Rain, The Unsinkable Molly Brown), born in El Paso, Texas (d. 2016)
  • Gordon Jump, American actor (Arthur Carlson-WKRP, Growing Pains), born in Dayton, Ohio (d. 2003)
  • Jiri Smutny, Czech composer, born in Prague
1932 Highlights

About April 1, 1932

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries