|World Series Champions:
New York Yankees
|Stanley Cup Champs:
Toronto Maple Leafs
|U.S. Open Golf:
|U.S. Tennis (Men/Ladies):
H. Ellsworth Vines/Helen H. Jacobs
Ellsworth Vines/Helen Moody
|NCAA Football Champions:
Michigan & USC
|The Hotties, Fashion Icons and Sex Symbols:
Josephine Baker, Joan Blondell, Claudette Colbert, Greta
Garbo, Louise Brooks, Joan Crawford, Marion Davies, Dolores
Del Rio, Marlene Dietrich, Kay Francis, Jean Harlow, Katharine
Hepburn, Myrna Loy, Barbara Stanwyck, Thelma Todd, Mae
"I want to be alone."
- Greta Garbo, in 'Grand Hotel'
|Time Magazine's Man of the Year:
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Carl Magee invented the first parking meter, but it
was first used in Oklahoma City in 1935.
20 month-old Charles Lindbergh Jr was kidnapped on
March 1st, and found dead on May 21st. Bruno Hauptmann
was found guilty of the crime and executed in 1936.
James Chadwick discovered the neutron.
Carl David Anderson discovered the positron.
Ethan Allen Interiors opened in Beecher Falls, Vermont.
Radio City Music hall opened on December 27, 1932.
The first show featured Ray Bolger (vaudville song-and-dance
man, Wizard of Oz's scarecrow) and dancing great Martha
Radio City Music Hall opened.
Everyone was reading The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck.
|1st appearances & 1932's Most Popular
Christmas gifts, toys and presents:
|Best Film Oscar Winner: