What Happened on November 8, 1932

Historical Events

  • "Make Mine Music" debuts

Election of Interest

Amidst the Great Depression, Democrat candidate Franklin D. Roosevelt is elected President of the United States, defeating Republican incumbent Herbert Hoover

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Bova, American sci-fi author (Exiled from Earth), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2020) [1]
  • Richard E. Lawyer, American astronaut, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Stephane Audran, French actress (Just Before Nightfall), born in Versailles, France (d. 2018)
1932 Highlights

About November 8, 1932

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 2 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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