On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1935

Historical Events

  • 3rd Dutch government of Colijn sworn in

Famous Birthdays

  • Geoffrey Lewis, actor (Earl-Flo, Gun Shy), born in Plainfield, New Jersey
  • Mort Crim, American broadcast journalist, author, and inspiration for the Ron Burgundy character in the "Anchorman" films, born in West Frankfort, Illinois
  • Sergio Rossi, Italian shoe designer, born in San Mauro, Italy (d. 2020)
  • Yvon Deschamps, French-Canadian author and humorist, born in Montreal, Quebec
1935 Highlights

About July 31, 1935

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 3 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo