On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1932

Historical Events

  • Australian cyclist Hubert Opperman sets paced world records 1,384km in 24 hours, and 1,609km (1,000 miles) in 28 hours, 55 minutes, 39 seconds at Melbourne Motordrome

Famous Birthdays

  • John Lyons, Master (Trinity Hall), born in Cambridge, England
1932 Highlights

About May 23, 1932

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini