On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1932

Historical Events

  • Charles de Broqueville becomes premier of Belgium

Film release premierFilm Premier

Film "Red Dust" directed by Victor Fleming, starring Clark Gable, Jean Harlow and Mary Astor premieres

Actor Clark Gable
Clark Gable
Actress Jean Harlow
Jean Harlow
Actress Mary Astor
Mary Astor
  • George Kaufman & Edna Ferbers "Dinner at 8" premieres in NYC

Famous Deaths

  • Anna Dickinson, dies just a week shy of her 90th birthday
1932 Highlights

About October 22, 1932

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra