Wednesday 11 November 1931, Veteran's Day
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Fortney H [Pete] Stark and Veronica Hurst.
Flying High, directed by Charles F. Reisner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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What the sky looked like on 11 November 1931
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Which were the important events of 11 November 1931 ?
- Colombia - Independence of Cartagena, from the Spanish Army in (1918)
- Remembrance Day in the Commonwealth of Nations, including United Kingdom, Australia and Canada.
- Lacplesis' Day (1919) in Latvia: the official date for commemoration of Latvian soldiers, who had died for the country's freedom.
- Armistice Day in France and Belgium: end of World War I (1918)
- Poland - Independence Day (1918)
- R.C. Saints - Martin of Tours
- Angola - Independence Day (1975)
- Opening of carnival season in Germany ("Karneval"/"Fasching" on 11-11, at 11:11), the Netherlands, and other countries
- Also see November 11 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- United States - Veterans Day (Formerly "Armistice Day")
- South Korea - Pepero Day
Famous Birthdays:11 November
- Shibusawa Eiichi: Japanese industrialist (Born 1840).
- Cornerstones laid for Opera House and Veterans Building.