What Happened on August 1, 1932

Historical Events

  • George Washington quarter goes into circulation

Famous Birthdays

  • Meena Kumari, Indian film actress (Parineeta), born in Dadar, Mumbai, India (d. 1972)
  • Meir Kahane, American founder of the Jewish Defense League, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1990)
Born in 1932

Famous Deaths

  • Arnold Fothergill, English cricket fast bowler (2 Tests, 8 wickets. BB 4/19; Somerset CCC, MCC), dies at 77
1932 Highlights

About August 1, 1932

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 9 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo