Fun Facts image 1932

What Things Cost

  • Yearly income: $1,650
  • New house: $6,510
  • New car: $610
  • Loaf of bread: .07¢


  • "Mickey Mouse" & "Silly Symphony" comics syndicated
  • 1st tie for Best Actor Academy Award between Wallace Beery & Fredric March
  • Radio City Music Hall opens
  • The radio program "Buck Rogers of the 25th Century" makes its debut

Other Stuff

  • Yellow fever vaccine for humans announced
  • 1st theater built for rear movie projection (NYC)
  • Amelia Earhart completes transcontinental flight
  • Physicist Albert Einstein granted a visa to enter America