On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 1932

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 73°F highest temperature ever recorded in Cleveland in February
  • Johan Grøttumsbraaten leads a Norwegian medal sweep of the Nordic combined event at the Lake Placid Games; retains combined title after also winning in St. Moritz

Famous Birthdays

  • Dennis Skinner, British politician (L), Chairman of the Labour Party (1988-89), born in Clay Cross, Derbyshire
  • Jerome Lowenthal, pianist/prof (Jerusalem Academy of Music), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania