Thursday 6 August 1931
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jean-Louis Chautemps and Ghislain De Diesbach.
Bad Girl, directed by Frank Borzage, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931
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- Jamaica - Independence Day
- Roman Catholicism - several feasts, including those of at least 3 saints: Feast of the Transfiguration of Christ
- St. Joachim (father of St. Mary, according to Catholic tradition)
- St. Juatus
- St. Pastor
- Bolivia - Independence Day
- United Arab Emirates - H.H. Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan's Accession Day
- Japan - Toro Nagashi (Hiroshima) - Floating lantern ceremony to honor those killed by the U.S. atomic bomb in Hiroshima.
- St. Xystus/Sixtus
- Jean-Louis Chautemps: French jazz musician, composer and author.
- Ghislain De Diesbach: French writer and biographer.
- Gary Duncan: American astrologer since childhood, a siderealist statistician and researcher.
- Chalmers Johnson: American author and professor emeritus of the University of California, San Diego.
- Ghislain Diesdach: Le Havre Writer.
- Bix Beiderbecke: American musician, composer and jazz great.
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