1932 in History (Part 3)

Events in History

Events 201 - 227 of 227


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 8 Franklin Roosevelt (D) elected 32nd President for 1st time

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • Nov 9 Hurricane storm wave sweeps over Santa Cruz del Sur Cuba kills 2,500
  • Nov 9 Riots between conservative and socialist supporters in Switzerland kill 12 and injure 60.
  • Nov 12 24 killed at Lancashire mine explosion
  • Nov 15 Walt Disney Art School created
  • Nov 17 German government of von Papen resigns

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 19 Shaft & Thyssen demand Hitler become German chancellor

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • Nov 20 Earthquake at Uden Netherlands
  • Nov 22 Pump patented that computes quantity & price delivered
  • Nov 24 In Washington, D.C., the FBI Scientific Crime Detection Laboratory (better known as the FBI Crime Lab) officially opens.
  • Nov 27 Poland & USSR sign non-aggression treaty
  • Nov 29 France & USSR sign non-aggression pact
  • Dec 3 Gen Kurt von Schleicher becomes chancellor of Germany

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dec 5 German physicist Albert Einstein granted a visa to enter America

Theoretical Physicist Albert Einstein
Theoretical Physicist
Albert Einstein
  • Dec 7 1st gyro-stabilized vessel to cross Atlantic arrives in NY
  • Dec 10 King Rama VII (Prajadhipok) grants Thailand a constitution
  • Dec 11 San Francisco's coldest day (27°F) - it snows
  • Dec 12 S N Behrman's "Biography" premieres in NYC
  • Dec 12 USSR & China resume diplomatic relations
  • Dec 14 French government of Herriot falls
  • Dec 17 Cards trade Jim Bottomley to Reds for Estel Crabtree & Ownie Carroll
  • Dec 19 British Broadcasting Corp begins transmitting overseas
  • Dec 20 Queensland all out 74 v Victoria, Ironmonger (age 50) 7-13
  • Dec 24 Arturo Alessandri wins presidental election in Chile
  • Dec 25 7.6 magnitude earthquake ravages Qansu, China, kills 275

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dec 25 During King George V's Christmas dinner speech his chair collapes

King of the United Kingdom George V
King of the United Kingdom
George V
  • Dec 31 John P O'Brien sworn-in as mayor of NYC

Birthdays in History

Birthdays 201 - 298 of 298

  • Aug 14 James V Hansen, (Rep-R-Utah, 1981- )
  • Aug 14 Lee Hoffman, American author (d. 2007)
  • Aug 15 Robert L. Forward, American physicist and sci-fi writer (Dragon's Egg, Starquake), born in Geneva, NY (d. 2002)
  • Aug 16 Jon Lindbergh, 2nd son of aviator Charles Lindbergh

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Aug 17 V.S. Naipaul, British novelist (Middle Passage), born in Chaguanas, Trinidad and Tobago

Novelist V. S. Naipaul
Novelist
V. S. Naipaul
  • Aug 18 William R. Bennett, Premier of British Columbia
  • Aug 19 John James Fenwick, English warehouse owner/multi-millionaire
  • Aug 19 Thomas P. Salmon, 75th Governor of Vermont
  • Aug 20 Vasily Aksyonov, Russian novelist
  • Aug 22 Gerald P Carr, Col USMC/astronaut (Skylab 4), born in Denver, Colorado
  • Aug 22 Theoni Vachliotis Aldredge, Greek-American award winning costume designer, born in Thessaloniki, Greece (d. 2011)
  • Aug 23 Houari Boumedienne, President of Algeria (d. 1978)
  • Aug 24 Robert D. Hales, LDS Church apostle, born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 25 Anatoli Yakovlevich Kartashov, Russian cosmonaut, born in Sadovoye, Russia (d. 2005)
  • Aug 26 Joe H Engle, American Brigader General and astronaut (STS T-2, T-4, 2, 51I), born in Chapman, Kansas
  • Aug 27 Antonia Fraser, British author and biographer (Mary Queen of Scots), born in London, England
  • Aug 27 Mikhail Nikolayevich Burdayev, Feodosina Krim, Russian cosmonaut
  • Aug 31 Benito Wogatzki, writer
  • Aug 31 Robert [Franklin] Adams, American sci-fi author (Castaways in Time)
  • Sep 4 Carlos Romero-Barcel, (Rep-D-Puerto Rico)
  • Sep 6 Earl of Cawdor, British large landowner
  • Sep 11 Herbert "Sonny" Leon Callahan, (Rep-R-Alabama, 1985- )
  • Sep 11 Robert W "Bob" Packwood, (Sen-R-OR, 1969- )
  • Sep 14 John Tembo, Malawian politician
  • Sep 17 Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani, Emir of Qatar (1972-95), born in Rayyan (d. 2016)
  • Sep 18 Nikolai N Rukavishnikov, Siberia, cosmonaut (Soyuz 10, 16, 33)
  • Sep 18 Valery Viktorovich Ryumin, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 25, 32/34, 35/37)
  • Sep 19 Mike Royko, journalist (Chic Daily News)/author (Boss), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Sep 24 Svetlana Beriozova, ballerina
  • Sep 26 Clifton C Williams Jr, Mobile Alabama, Major USMC/astronaut
  • Sep 27 Peter Holmes, CEO (Shell Transport & Trading Company
  • Sep 27 Oliver E. Williamson, American economist
  • Sep 27 Yash Chopra, Indian director, (d. 2012)
  • Sep 28 Michael G[reatrex] Coney, Canadian sci-fi author (Cat Karina)
  • Sep 29 Canon Paul Oestreicher, CEO (British section, Amnesty International
  • Sep 29 Mary Moon, Headmistress (Manchester High School for Girls)
  • Sep 29 Peter Stormonth Darling, CEO (Mercury Asset Management Group)
  • Sep 29 Robert Benton, American writer/director (Kramer vs Kramer), born in Waxahachie, Texas
  • Sep 29 Ronald B Kitaj, US/British painter/graphic artist (pop art)
  • Sep 30 Shintaro Ishihara, Japanese author and politician (Governor of Tokyo)
  • Oct 2 Ruairí Ó Brádaigh, Irish paramilitary and political leader (Sinne Fein), born in Longford, Ireland (d. 2013)
  • Oct 4 Milan Chvostek, Canadian television director
  • Oct 5 Yvonne Braitwaite Burke, lawyer (Rep)
  • Oct 6 Gloria Lane, educator/author/founder (Women's International Center)
  • Oct 7 Joannes M Gijsen, Bishop of Roermond
  • Oct 8 Ray Reardon, Welsh snooker player
  • Oct 10 Charles Dnaiels, archaeologist
  • Oct 12 Dusan Makavejev, Serbian film director (Man is Not a Bird), born in Belgrade, Yugoslavia
  • Oct 12 Jake Edwin Garn, American politician (Sen-R-Utah, 1974-93) and astronaut (STS 51D), born in Richfield, Utah
  • Oct 14 Anatoly Larkin, Russian-American physicist (d. 2005)
  • Oct 15 Riekus Waskowsky, poet
  • Oct 16 John Grant, British politician (d. 2000)
  • Oct 17 William J Hughes, (Rep-D-New Jersey, 1975- )
  • Oct 18 Vytautas Landsbergis, Lithuanian politician
  • Oct 23 Vasily Belov, Northern Krai, USSR, author (Business as Usual, Everything's Ahead), (d. 2012)
  • Oct 24 Pierre-Gilles de Gennes, French physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2007)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Oct 24 Robert Mundell, Canadian economist and Nobel laureate (1999), born in Kingston, Ontario

Economist/Nobel Laureate Robert Mundell
Economist/Nobel Laureate
Robert Mundell
  • Oct 26 Anthony Beilenson, American politician (Rep-D-California, 1977-97), born in New York

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Oct 27 Sylvia Plath, American poet and novelist (Colossus, 3 Women, Bell Jar), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1963)

Author and Poet Sylvia Plath
Author and Poet
Sylvia Plath
  • Oct 30 Louis Malle, French director (Atlantic City, Black Moon, Viva Maria)
  • Oct 30 Barun De, Indian historian
  • Nov 2 Henri Namphy, President of Haiti (1986-88), born in Cap-Haïtien, Haiti
  • Nov 2 Romano Mazzoli, American politician (Rep-D-KY, 1971-95), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Nov 2 Melvin Schwartz, American Physicist and Nobel Laureate (neutrinos - subatomic particles with no electric charge and virtually no mass), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 3 Thomas J Manton, (Rep-D-NY, 1985- )
  • Nov 4 Thomas Klestil, President of Austria (d. 2004)
  • Nov 5 Arthur L Liman, American trial lawyer (Oliver North), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 7 Harry Lammertink, [Yrrah], Dutch cartoonist (Vrij Netherland)
  • Nov 8 Richard E Lawyer, astronaut, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 8 Ben[jamin William] Bova, American sci-fi author (Exiled from Earth)
  • Nov 9 Marian Christy, American author (Invasions of Privacy), born in Ridgefield, Connecticut
  • Nov 22 Keith Wickenden, British politician (d. 1983)
  • Nov 23 Michael Knight, air chief marshall/British leader (NATO)
  • Nov 23 Michel David-Weill, French investment banker
  • Nov 26 Marten Beinema, Dutch politician (CDA)
  • Nov 27 Benigno Aquino Jr, Philippine opposition leader; assassinated
  • Nov 29 Jacques Chirac, French politician
  • Nov 30 David Lightbown, British politician and government whip
  • Nov 30 Cho Namchul, South Korean professional Go player (d. 2006)
  • Dec 1 Robert T Herres, USAF/astronaut, born in Denver, Colorado
  • Dec 4 Joanne Battiste, artist (heroines)
  • Dec 4 Roh Tae Woo, Taegu South Korea, President South Korea (1988-93)
  • Dec 5 Fazu Aliyeva, Russian poet, novelist and journalist who helped develop Dagestani in Russian literature, born in Khunzakhsky District, Soviet Union (d. 2016)
  • Dec 7 Paul Caponigro, American photographer
  • Dec 10 Ross Taylor [Robert Murray Taylor], Calcutta, India, Scottish transplant surgeon who pioneered kidney transplantations in the U.K
  • Dec 14 Étienne Tshisekedi, Congolese opposition leader, born in Luluabourg, Central Congo (d. 2017)
  • Dec 19 Salvador Elizondo, Mexican writer
  • Dec 21 Edward Hoagland, American essayist
  • Dec 23 Tertius Metcalf, businessman
  • Dec 24 On Kawara, Japanese conceptual artist
  • Dec 24 Cynthia Payne, English brothel madam, born in Bognor Regis, West Sussex (d. 2015)
  • Dec 25 Jose Maria Capricorne, Curacaos graphically designer/painter
  • Dec 25 Peter John Swales, football club chairman
  • Dec 26 Walter Leblanc, Belgian painter
  • Dec 28 Clem Schouwenaars, Flemish poet/writer
  • Dec 28 Manuel Puig, Argentina, writer (Blood of Requited Love)
  • Dec 28 Roy Hattersley, British journalist/Labour-parliament leader
  • Dec 28 Dhirubhai Ambani, Indian businessman (d. 2002)

Weddings in History


Deaths in History