On This Day

What Happened on July 7, 1932

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Australian cricket batsman supreme Don Bradman scores a double century during a Goodwill Tour in Montreal, Canada

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman

Famous Birthdays

  • [Josef] Joe Zawinul, Austrian-American jazz keyboardist, composer and musician (Weather Report - "Birdland") (d. 2007)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Author Damon Runyon (51) weds Patrice Amati del Grande

Journalist and Author Damon Runyon
Journalist and Author
Damon Runyon

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Grin, Russian novelist (Jessie and Morgiana), dies at 51
  • Henry Eyster Jacobs, American Lutheran theologian, dies at 87
1932 Highlights

About July 7, 1932

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 3 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer