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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in February 1932.
The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Ramsay MacDonald (Labour), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on February 1932: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 1932?


Events

  • 02 Feb 1932 Al Capone sent to prison (Atlanta, Georgia)
  • 04 Feb 1932 3rd Winter Olympic games open in Lake Placid, New York
  • 06 Feb 1932 Fascist coup in the Memel territory.
  • 09 Feb 1932 US airship Columbia crashes during storm (Flushing, New York).
  • 12 Feb 1932 Communist Party of Holland forms Unemployed Combat Committees.
  • 13 Feb 1932 Free Eats introduces George Spanky McFarland to Our Gang
  • 15 Feb 1932 3rd Winter Olympic games close at Lake Placid, New York
  • 18 Feb 1932 The Empire of Japan declares Manzhouguo (the obsolete Chinese name for Manchuria) independent from the Republic of China.
  • 19 Feb 1932 William Faulkner completes his novel Light in August
  • 20 Feb 1932 Japanese troops occupy Tunhua, China.
  • 21 Feb 1932 Camera exposure meter patented, WN Goodwin.
  • 22 Feb 1932 Purple Heart award re-instituted.
  • 24 Feb 1932 Malcolm Campbell drives record speed (253.96 mph) at Daytona.
  • 25 Feb 1932 Immigrant Adolf Hitler gets German citizenship.
  • 27 Feb 1932 Explosion in coal mine in Boissevain, Virginia, USA (38 dead).
  • 29 Feb 1932 Failed coup attempt by fascist Lapua Movement in Finland.

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Movies

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Freaks

Freaks

Release year: 1932

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Wallace Ford, Leila Hyams, Olga Baclanova, Roscoe Ates

Country: United States of America

Murders in the Rue Morgue

Murders in the Rue Morgue

Release year: 1932

Directed by: Robert Florey

Starring: Bela Lugosi, Sidney Fox, Leon Ames, Bert Roach

Country: United States of America

Mark of the Spur

Mark of the Spur

Release year: 1932

Directed by: J.P. McGowan

Starring: Bob Custer, Lillian Rich, George Chesebro, Lafe McKee

A Fool's Advice

A Fool's Advice

Release year: 1932

Directed by: Ralph Ceder

Starring: Frank Fay, Nat Pendleton, Edward J. Nugent, Ruth Hall

Murder at Dawn

Murder at Dawn

Release year: 1932

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

Starring: Josephine Dunn, Jack Mulhall, Eddie Boland, Marjorie Beebe