Sunday 23 August 1931
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Richard Vincent and Coccinelle .
Street Scene, directed by King Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931
On TV people were watching The Television Ghost.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 23 August 1931 ?
- Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
- Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
- Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
- RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
- Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
- Richard Vincent: British chief of Defense.
- Coccinelle : French entertainer, a revue star and female impersonator.
- Barbara Eden: American actress perhaps best known for her role as Jeannie in the sitcom "I Dream of Jeannie" aired on American TV from 1965-1970.
- Hamilton Smith: American microbiologist and academic Nobel Prize laureate.
- 45th US Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats Eileen B Whitingstall (64 61)
- Philadelphia Athletics Lefty Grove, loses 1-0 (Browns) after winning 16 straight
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