Thursday 1 October 1931
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Monkey Business, directed by Norman McLeod, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 October 1931 ?
- Singapore - Children's Day
- Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- World Vegetarian Day
- French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Tuvalu - Independence Day (from Gilbert Islands (Kiribati), 1975)
- San Marino - two Captains Regent, elected by parliament, take office for six months.
- Nigeria - Independence Day (from Britain, 1960)
- People's Republic of China - National Day (1949)
- RC Church - Feast days of Saint ThTrFse de Lisieux; formerly of Saint Bavo and Saint Remigius
- Republic of Cyprus - Independence Day (from Britain, 1960)
- Jacques Fihey: French clergyman, the Bishop Emeritus of Coutances and Avranches.
- Michel Jantzen: French architect but of himself he says: "I do not consider myself an architect, but rather an artist and inventor who often uses architecture as an art form.
- Reginald Hall: Endocrinologist.
- Sylvano Bussotti: Italian violinist and composer.
- Anwar Shamim: Pakistani general (d. 2013).
- Alan Wagner: American radio host and critic (d. 2007)
- Silvano Bussotti: Italian musician, composer of contemporary music and opera librettos, and illustrator. A violinist by training, this creative personality has also directed films, sung on stage and produced works of art.
- Spanish Cortes accept general female suffrage
- The George Washington Bridge linking New Jersey and New York opens.
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