On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 1933

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st newspaper published on pine pulp paper, "Soperton News" (Ga)
  • Congress authorizes Civilian Conservation Corps

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Simmons, Fulham England, stuntman (double for James Bond)
  • Nichita St─ânescu, Romanian poet (d. 1983)
  • Shirley Jones, American actress (Partridge Family, Elmer Gantry), born in Smithton, Pennsylvania