On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1935

Historical Events

  • 1st national skeet championship (Indianapolis)
  • Chicago White Sox Vern Kennedy no-hits Cleveland Indians, 5-0

Event of interestEvent of Interest

FDR signs an act prohibiting export of US arms to belligerents

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • Russian Aleksei Stachanov digs 105 tons of cabbages in 6 hours

Famous Birthdays

Famous Deaths

  • Abraham Isaac Kook, rabbi/author (Hokhmat Ha-kodesh), dies
1935 Highlights

About August 31, 1935

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 1 month and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo