Saturday 17 October 1931
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Susan Lenox <Her Fall and Rise>, directed by Greta Garbo, 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 17 October 1931 ?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Ignatius of Antioch; translation of Saint Audrey (�thelthryth); Saint Richard Gwyn
- United States - Black Poetry Day
- UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
- French Republican Calendar - Aubergine (Eggplant) Day, twenty-sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Haiti - Jean-Jacques Dessalines (1806), State holiday
Famous Birthdays:17 October
- Alfons Maria Jakob: German neurologist (Born 1884).
- Al Capone convicted of tax evasion, sentenced to 11 years in prison
- American gangster Al Capone is convicted of US tax evasion in Chicago, Illinois, and sentenced to 11 years in prison and fined US$80,000.
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