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1932 trivia quiz questions about things that happened in the year 1932.

 

Fun 1932 Trivia Questions And Answers

The United States Post Office Department issues a set of 12 stamps commemorating what?
A: The 200th anniversary of George Washington's birth.

Who do the British arrest and intern?
A:  Mohandas Gandhi and Vallabhbhai Patel.

The Stimson Doctrine is proclaimed, in response to what?
A: The Japanese invasion of Manchuria.

In Great Britain the Archbishop of Canterbury forbids what?
A:  Anglican church remarriage of divorced persons.

Korean nationalist Lee Bong-chang fails in his effort to do what?
A: To assassinate the Shōwa Emperor of Japan.

Who becomes the first woman elected to the United States Senate?
A: Hattie W. Caraway.

What British submarine sinks with all 60 hands?
A: M2.

 

What novel by Aldous Huxley, is first published?
A: Brave New World.

What arrives in Nanking?
A: Japanese warships.

The League of Nations again recommends negotiations between what two countries?
A: Republic of China and Japan.

Where are the 1932 Winter Olympics held?
A: In Lake Placid, New York.

Who does Pope Pius XI meet with in Vatican City?
A: Benito Mussolini.

Charles Lindbergh, Jr., the infant son of Anne Morrow Lindbergh and Charles Lindbergh, is what?
A: Kidnapped from the family home near Hopewell, New Jersey.

Who is assassinated by the radical right-wing League of Blood group?
A: Dan Takuma, prominent Japanese businessman and director of the Mitsui Zaibatsu conglomerate.

 

Four people are killed when police fire upon 3,000 unemployed autoworkers doing what?
A: Marching outside the Ford River Rouge Plant in Dearborn, Michigan.

What does George Eastman, founder of Kodak, do?
A: He commits suicide.

Peace negotiations begin between what two countries?
A: China and Japan.

The Graf Zeppelin begins a regular route to where?
A: South America.

The movie Tarzan the Ape Man opens, with what Olympic gold medal swimmer in the title role. ?
A: Johnny Weissmuller.

How many Tarzan movies does Weissmuller star in?
A: Twelve.

President Hoover supports armament limitations at the what?
A:  World Disarmament Conference.

 

The trial against what fraudulent art dealer begins in Berlin?
A: Otto Wacker.

Who is re-elected president of Germany?
A: Paul von Hindenburg.

John Cockcroft and Ernest Walton focus a proton beam on lithium and do what?
A: Split its nucleus.

German art dealer Otto Wacker is sentenced to what?
A: 19 months in prison for selling fraudulent paintings he attributed to Vincent van Gogh.

What comedian's radio show airs for the first time?
A: Jack Benny's.

Who becomes the new president of France?
A: Albert Lebrun.

Ten weeks after his abduction, the infant son of Charles Lindbergh is what?
A: Found dead just a few miles from the Lindbergh home.

 

Massive riots between what two groups in Bombay leave thousands dead and injured?
A: Hindus and Muslims.

Amelia Earhart flies from the United States to County Londonderry, Northern Ireland in how long?
A: 14 hours 54 minutes.

The first of approximately 15,000 World War I veterans arrive in Washington, D.C. demanding what?
A: The immediate payment of their military bonus, becoming known as the Bonus Army.

The Revenue Act of 1932 is enacted, creating the first what?
A: Gas tax in the United States.

After a relatively bloodless military rebellion, Siam becomes a what?
A: Constitutional monarchy.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average reaches its what?
A: Lowest level of the Great Depression, bottoming out at 41.22.

President Hoover orders the U.S. Army to do what?
A: Forcibly evict the Bonus Army of World War I veterans gathered in Washington, D.C.

 

Where are the 1932 Summer Olympics held?
A: In Los Angeles.

Where does Walt Disney's Flowers and Trees, the first animated cartoon to be presented in full Technicolor, premiere?
A: In Los Angeles

The first "what" is discovered by Carl D. Anderson?
A: positron.

A 5.1 kg chondrite-type meteorite breaks fragments and strikes earth near where?
A: The town of Archie, Missouri.

Who reaches an altitude of 16,197 m (53,140 ft) with a hot air balloon?
A: Auguste Piccard.

Who begins a hunger strike in Poona prison, India?
A: Mohandas K. Gandhi.

Babe Ruth makes his what?
A: Famous called shot in the fifth inning of game 3 of the 1932 World Series.

Fred Allen's radio comedy show debuts on what radio network?
A: CBS.