|World Series Champions:
||St. Louis Cardinals
|Stanley Cup Champs:
|U.S. Open Golf
|U.S. Tennis: (Men/Ladies)
||H. Ellsworth Vines/Helen Wills Moody
||Sidney Wood/Cilly Aussem
|NCAA Football Champions:
|The Hotties and Fashion Icons:
||Jean Harlow, Greta Garbo, Joan Blondell
"It's alive! It's alive!
- Colin Clive, as Henry Frankenstein, in 'Frankenstein'
"Listen to them. Children of the night. What
music they make."
- Bela Lugosi, in 'Dracula'
|Time Magazine's Man of the Year
his finest film by many, Charlie Chaplin's City Lights
was released. Charlie believed that 'talking' was
a lessor form of performing on movies, so he didn't
talk, but he did include a soundtrack and sound effects.
Airstream trailers were introduced to the public,
invented by Wally Meryle Byam. They say that 2/3 of
every one of these vehicles ever produced is still
Alka-Seltzer was made available in 1931. The original
ingredients included 325 milligrams of aspirin, 1,000
miligrams of citric acid and 1,916 milligrams of sodium
CBS went on the air.
||Reading Pearl S. Buck's 'The Good Earth'
|1st appearances & 1931's
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