What Happened on March 9, 1932

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Eamon De Valera becomes President of Ireland
  • Former Chinese emperor Henry Pu-Yi installed as head of Manchuria

Famous Birthdays

  • Heere Heeresma, Dutch writer (Han de Wit goes in development aid)
  • Keely Smith [Dorothy Keely], American jazz and popular music singer (Mrs Louie Prima), born in Norfolk, Virginia (d. 2017)
  • Walter Mercado, Puerto Rican astrologist and actor