On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1932

Historical Events

  • NY Yankees clinch their 7th AL pennant

Famous Birthdays

  • Bengt Hallberg, Swedish jazz pianist and composer, born in Gothenburg, Sweden (d. 2013)
  • Bronius Kutavičius, Lithuanian composer (The Gates of Jerusalem; Lokys) and teacher (Čiurlionis School of Art, 1975-2000), born in Molainiai, Lithuania (d. 2021)

Famous Deaths

  • Julius Röntgen, German-Dutch composer, dies at 77
  • Paul Gorguloff, murderer of French President Doumer, beheaded
1932 Highlights

About September 13, 1932

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

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