On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1932

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • The "Great Emu War" begins: Australian soldiers armed with Lewis Guns sought to cull the Emu population over crop destruction in Campion district, Western Australia

Famous Birthdays

  • Henri Namphy, President of Haiti (1986-88), born in Cap-Ha├»tien, Haiti
  • Melvin Schwartz, American Physicist and Nobel Laureate (neutrinos - subatomic particles with no electric charge and virtually no mass), born in NYC, New York
  • Romano Mazzoli, American politician (Rep-D-KY, 1971-95), born in Louisville, Kentucky