Saturday 24 October 1931
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sofiya Asgatovna Gubaydulina and Henri Giraudon.
Platinum Blonde, directed by Frank R. Capra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931
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- Also see October 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In The Fellowship of the Ring, by J.R.R. Tolkien, the date is mentioned to Frodo Baggins by Gandalf upon his waking in Rivendell.
- Discordianism - Maladay
- Zambia - Independence Day (1964)
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Antonio Maria Claret
- United Nations Day (charter 1945)
- Sofiya Asgatovna Gubaydulina: Composer.
- Henri Giraudon: French sommelier at the 'Maison Troisgros' restaurant.
- Moya Magnani: Italian politician who served as the Exponent of PSI and was elected mayor of Torino on 7/20/1987.
- Roger Verplaetse: Belgium sport Champion.
- Sofia Gubaidulina: Russian-German pianist and composer.
- Ken Utsui: Japanese actor (d. 2014)
- Gangster Al Capone is sentenced to 11 years for tax evasion
- George Washington Bridge connecting New York to New Jersey opens
- The George Washington Bridge connecting New York to New Jersey is dedicated.
- The George Washington Bridge is dedicated it opens to traffic the following day.
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