Sunday 30 August 1931
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Carrie Saxon Perry and John Leonard Swigert Jr.
Waterloo Bridge, directed by James Whale, 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 30 August 1931 ?
- International Day of the Disappeared
- Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
- Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day
- Carrie Saxon Perry: 1st black Mayor of Hartford, Connecticut.
- John Leonard Swigert Jr: Denver, Colorado -- Astronaut (Apollo 13).
- John L Swigert Jr in Denver: Colorado, USA; American astronaut (Apollo 13) (dies 1982).
- Jack Swigert: American astronaut and politician, a Congressman.
- John Swigert: American astronaut (Born 1931).
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