On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1932

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 30.8 cm rainfall at Westerly, Rhode Island (state record)

Famous Birthdays

  • Joan Tabor, American actress (Teenage Millionaire), born in Sioux Falls, South Dakota (d. 1968)
  • Mickey Stewart, English cricketer and team manager (England Cricket Team), born in Herne Hill, England

Famous Deaths

  • Ronald Ross, British pathologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, dies at 75