On This Day

What Happened on January 31, 1942

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniela Bianchi, Italian actress
  • Derek Jarman, actor and director (Angelic Conversation, Edward II)
  • Gerald Chanberlain, rocker

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Larkin, American baseball player (b. 1860)
  • Rolf Wenkhaus, German actor (Spoiling the Game, S.A.-Mann Brand), dies when his plane is shot down during WWII at 24