On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 1932

Historical Events

  • "Fred Allen Show" premieres on radio

Famous Birthdays

  • Dimitra Arliss [Arlys], American actress (Rich Man Poor Man II, The Sting), born in Lorain, Ohio (d. 2012)
  • Vasily Belov, Russian author, poet and playwright (Business as Usual, Everything's Ahead), born in Northern Krai, USSR (d. 2012)
1932 Highlights

About October 23, 1932

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

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