On This Day

What Happened on August 6, 1932

Historical Events

  • 1st Venice Film Festival opens, the world's oldest film festival

Famous Birthdays

  • Anneli Sauli [Savolainen], Finnish actress (Milkmaid), born in Pyhäjoki, Finland
  • Howard Hodgkin, British abstract painter, born in London (d. 2017)
1932 Highlights

About August 6, 1932

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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