Wednesday 7 October 1931
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Desmond Tutu and Cotton Fitzsimmons.
Susan Lenox <Her Fall and Rise>, directed by Greta Garbo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931
On TV people were watching Ruth Kerner.
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- Desmond Tutu: South African social rights activist and retired Anglican bishop who rose to worldwide fame during the 1980s as an opponent of apartheid.
- Cotton Fitzsimmons: American basketball player and coach (d. 2004).
- Tommy Lewis: American football player and coach (d. 2014).
- R Sivagurunathan: Sri Lankan journalist lawyer and academic (d. 2003).
- 1st infra-red photograph, Rochester, New York
- First infra-red photograph, Rochester, New York.
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