1931

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1931 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1931
MCMXXXI
Ab urbe condita 2684
Armenian calendar 1380
ԹՎ ՌՅՁ
Assyrian calendar 6681
Bahá'í calendar 87–88
Balinese saka calendar 1852–1853
Bengali calendar 1338
Berber calendar 2881
British Regnal year 21  Geo. 5   22  Geo. 5
Buddhist calendar 2475
Burmese calendar 1293
Byzantine calendar 7439–7440
Chinese calendar 庚午(Metal  Horse)
4627 or 4567
     to 
辛未年 (Metal  Goat)
4628 or 4568
Coptic calendar 1647–1648
Discordian calendar 3097
Ethiopian calendar 1923–1924
Hebrew calendar 5691–5692
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1987–1988
 - Shaka Samvat 1852–1853
 - Kali Yuga 5031–5032
Holocene calendar 11931
Igbo calendar 931–932
Iranian calendar 1309–1310
Islamic calendar 1349–1350
Japanese calendar Shōwa 6
(昭和6年)
Javanese calendar 1861–1862
Juche calendar 20
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4264
Minguo calendar ROC 20
民國20年
Nanakshahi calendar 463
Thai solar calendar 2473–2474
Tibetan calendar 阳金马年
(male Iron-Horse)
2057 or 1676 or 904
     to 
阴金羊年
(female Iron-Goat)
2058 or 1677 or 905

1931 ( MCMXXXI ) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar , the 1931st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 931st year of the 2nd millennium , the 31st year of the 20th century , and the 2nd year of the 1930s decade.

Contents

Events

January

February

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February 10: New Delhi becomes India's capital
February 21: Ford Trimotor hijacked Ford Trimotor.jpg
February 21: Ford Trimotor hijacked

March

April

May

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May 1: Empire State Building is completed.

June

July

August

September

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September 18: The Mukden Incident: Incident Museum in Shenyang

October

November

December

Date unknown

Births

Births
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January

Toshiki Kaifu Toshiki Kaifu (File B).jpg
Toshiki Kaifu
Robert Duvall Robert Duvall 2 by David Shankbone.jpg
Robert Duvall
Caterina Valente Caterina Valente 1966.jpg
Caterina Valente
James Earl Jones James Earl Jones (8516667383).jpg
James Earl Jones
Chun Doo-hwan Chun Doo-hwan, 1985-Mar-22 (cropped).jpg
Chun Doo-hwan

February

Boris Yeltsin Борис Николаевич Ельцин-1 (cropped).jpg
Boris Yeltsin
Dries van Agt Dries van Agt, 2011 (cropped).jpg
Dries van Agt
Isabel Martinez de Peron Isabel Martinez de Peron.jpg
Isabel Martinez de Peron
James Dean James Dean in Rebel Without a Cause.jpg
James Dean

March

Mikhail Gorbachev RIAN archive 850809 General Secretary of the CPSU CC M. Gorbachev (crop).jpg
Mikhail Gorbachev
León Febres Cordero León Febres Cordero.jpg
León Febres Cordero
Rupert Murdoch Rupert Murdoch - Flickr - Eva Rinaldi Celebrity and Live Music Photographer.jpg
Rupert Murdoch
Lisbeth Palme Lisbet Palme 2016-3.jpg
Lisbeth Palme
William Shatner William Shatner Sydney 2014.jpg
William Shatner
Leonard Nimoy Leonard Nimoy by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Leonard Nimoy

April

May

Willie Mays Willie Mays cropped.jpg
Willie Mays
John Schrieffer John Robert Schrieffer 1972.jpg
John Schrieffer

June

Raúl Castro Raul-castro-2015 (cropped).jpg
Raúl Castro
Fernando Henrique Cardoso Fhc-color.jpg
Fernando Henrique Cardoso
Olympia Dukakis OlympiaDukakisHWOFMay2013.jpg
Olympia Dukakis

July

Alice Munro Alice Munro.jpg
Alice Munro

August

Barbara Eden Life Ball 2013 - magenta carpet Barbara Eden 01.jpg
Barbara Eden
Regis Philbin Regis Philbin at the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival.jpg
Regis Philbin

September

Ian Holm Ian Holm.jpg
Ian Holm
Barbara Bain Barbara Bain.jpg
Barbara Bain
Ray Danton Ray-danton-trailer.jpg
Ray Danton
Larry Hagman Larry Hagman 2010.jpg
Larry Hagman

October

Desmond Tutu Archbishop-Tutu-medium.jpg
Desmond Tutu
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Apj abdul kalam.JPG
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Mickey Mantle Mickey Mantle 1953.jpg
Mickey Mantle
Larry Lieber Larry-Lieber-2012.jpg
Larry Lieber

November

Bernard Francis Law Bernard Francis Law.jpg
Bernard Francis Law
Mwai Kibaki Mwai Kibaki 2011-07-08.jpg
Mwai Kibaki
Adolfo Pérez Esquivel Adolfo Pérez Esquivel, premio Nobel de la Paz en 1980, Visitó al Presidente de la Asamblea Nacional, Fernando Cordero. (5076794488).jpg
Adolfo Pérez Esquivel

December

Rita Moreno Rita Moreno face.jpg
Rita Moreno

Deaths

January – April

Anna Pavlova Anna Pavlova as the Dying Swan.jpg
Anna Pavlova
Otto Wallach Otto Wallach 1880s.jpg
Otto Wallach
F. W. Murnau Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau.jpg
F. W. Murnau

May – August

Joe Masseria Giuseppe „Joe“ Masseria.jpg
Joe Masseria
Patriarch Damian I of Jerusalem Patriarch Damian of Jerusalem.jpg
Patriarch Damian I of Jerusalem
Hamaguchi Osachi Hamaguchi Osachi 1.jpg
Hamaguchi Osachi

September – December

Thomas Edison Thomas Edison.jpg
Thomas Edison
Archduke Leopold Salvator of Austria Carl Pietzner - Erzherzog Leopold Salvator von Österreich-Toskana, 1905 (LC-DIG-ggbain-06226).jpg
Archduke Leopold Salvator of Austria

Nobel Prizes

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References

  1. Gandhi, Rajmohan (2008). Gandhi: The Man, His People, and the Empire. University of California Press. ISBN   9780520255708.
  2. "New Delhi: The Inaugural Ceremony". The Times (45744). London. 1931-02-11. p. 12.
  3. "Wiley Post". centennialofflight.gov. Archived from the original on October 8, 2012.
  4. BBC History, July 2011, p12.
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  6. "Pangborn-Herndon Memorial Site". Aviation: From Sand Dunes To Sonic Booms. National Park Service . Retrieved 2012-05-31.
  7. "The Red and White Party". Cocktails With Elvira. 2011-10-26. Retrieved 2014-01-30.