On This Day

What Happened on January 31, 1932

Historical Events

  • US railway unions accept 10% wage reduction

Famous Birthdays

  • Pieter Brattinga, Dutch graphic artist
  • Rick Hall, American record producer, songwriter, and creator of the "Muscle Shoals sound" (FAME Studio), born in Forest Grove, Mississippi (d. 2018)
  • [Anna] Ottilie Patterson, Irish blues and jazz singer (Chris Barber Jazz Band), born in Comber, Northern Ireland (d. 2011)
1932 Highlights

About January 31, 1932

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aquarius