On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1932

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Eamon De Valera becomes President of Ireland

Revolutionary and President of Ireland √Čamon de Valera
Revolutionary and President of Ireland
√Čamon de Valera
  • Former Chinese emperor Henry Pu-Yi installed as head of Manchuria

Famous Birthdays

  • Simon Heere Heeresma, Dutch writer and poet (Han de Wit goes in development aid), born in Amsterdam (d. 2011)
  • Sister Bernard Ncube, South African religious sister and anti-apartheid, born in Johannesburg (d. 2012)
  • Walter Mercado, Puerto Rican astrologist and actor, born in Ponce, Puerto Rico (d. 2019)
1932 Highlights

About March 9, 1932

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces