On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1932

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • US airship Columbia crashes during storm (Flushing, NY)
  • USA enters Olympic 2-man bobsled competition for 1st time

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerhard Richter, German painter
  • Tatsuro Hirooka, Japanese baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • Junnosuke Inouye, Japanese minister of Finance, murdered