What Happened on August 3, 1932

Historical Events

  • Official automatic timing & photo-finish camera for track events is used for the 1st time at Los Angeles Olympics, instrumental in changing 110m hurdles final, review gives Donald Finley bronze ahead of American Jack Keller

Famous Weddings

  • Austro-Hungarian-American theatre and film director Otto Preminger (26) weds Marion Mill; divorce in 1949
1932 Highlights

About August 3, 1932

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

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