Friday 2 January 1931
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Little Caesar, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 2 January 1931 ?
- New Zealand ? Statutory holiday, Second day of New Year.
- United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
- Slovenia ? Second day of New Year.
- Scotland ? Second day of the Hogmanay Bank Holiday.
- Catholicism and Anglicanism ? Feast day of St. Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen.
- The eighth day of Christmas (and ninth night of same) in Western Christianity.
- Science Fiction Day
- James Murray: Scottish mathematician and academic.
- Toshiki Kaifu: Japanese lawyer and politician 76th Prime Minister of Japan.
- Michel Montagne: Wattignies EXecutives.
- Marino Moretti: Italy sport Champion.
- Angelo Scalzone: Italian Gold Medal winner for shot-put at the Olympics at Monaco, 1972.
- South Dakota native Ernest Lawrence invents the cyclotron, used to accelerate particles to study nuclear physics.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1931 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Where Have You Been? - Emil Coleman & His Orchestra
- Them There Eyes - Gus Arnheim & His Orchestra (Vocal Rhythm Boys (Bing Crosby)
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 2 January 1931 and get them!