On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1932

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Eamon De Valera becomes President of Ireland

President of Ireland √Čamon de Valera
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