Historical Events In 1934
Friday, 23 August 2019
Aug 02 Paul Ludwig Hans Anton von Hindenburg, soldier/statesman, dies at 86 in the year 1934.
Aug 02 On this day in history william Franks twirls an indian club overhead 17,280 times in 1 hour
Aug 03 In the year 1934 carl F baron von Langen-Parow, German equestrian (Olympic-gold-1928)
Aug 03 In the year 1934 three days of anti-Jewish rioting in Constantine, Algeria leave 23 Jews killed and 35 wounded. The pogroms are traced to Radio-Berlin and Radio-Stuttgart Nazi broadcasts.
Aug 04 In the year 1934 dallas Green, baseball manager (Phillies, Yankees)
Aug 04 NY Giants Mel Ott sets record of 6 runs in game & beats Phillies 21-4 in the year 1934.
Aug 05 In the year 1934 neville Quinn, cricketer (12 Tests for S Africa), dies at 26
Aug 05 On this day in history vern Gosdin, Woodland Al, country singer (Set 'em Up Joe)
Aug 06 US troops leave Haiti, which had been occupied since 1915 in the year 1934.
Aug 07 US Court of Appeals upheld lower court ruling striking down govt's attempt to ban controversial James Joyce novel "Ulysses" on this day in history.
Aug 08 Wilbert Robinson, baseball manager (Bkln Dodgers), dies on this day in history.
Aug 10 Babe Ruth announces this is his final season as full time player in the year 1934.
Aug 10 On this day in history john Kane, Scotish/US miner/painter, dies at 73
Aug 11 1st federal prisoners arrive at Alcatraz in SF Bay in the year 1934.
Aug 11 First federal prisoners arrive at Alcatraz in SF Bay on this day in history.
Aug 12 Hendrik P Berlage, architect (Stock exchange Amsterdam), dies at 78 in the year 1934.
Aug 14 Millionaire brewer John Labatt abducted at gunpoint by three men, who asked for a ransom of $150,000, which the kidnappers never received; released unharmed three days later; first recorded kidnapping for ransom in Canada in the year 1934.
Aug 16 In the year 1934 the Post office issues 2 cent stamp to commemorate 150th anniversary of founding of New Brunswick
Aug 16 US ends occupation of Haiti (been there since 1915) on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history uS explorer William Beebe descends 3,028' (1922 m) in Bathysphere
Aug 18 On this day in history 48th US Womens Tennis: Helen Jacobs beats Sarah H Cooke (61 64)
Aug 18 Delilah L Beasley, US author/columnist (Oakland Tribune), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history 48th US Womens Tennis: Helen Jacobs beats Sarah H P Fabyan (61 64)
Aug 19 On this day in history helen Hull Jacobs win US Lawn Tennis Association
Aug 19 Plebiscite in Germany approved sole executive power to Adolph Hitler in the year 1934.
Aug 20 On this day in history armi Kuusela, Finnish beauty queen
Aug 20 In the year 1934 ponsford out for 266 in his final Test Cricket match
Aug 21 In the year 1934 paul Panhuysen, Dutch composer, visual and sound artist
Aug 22 Australia beat England by 562 runs to regain Cricket Ashes in the year 1934.
Aug 25 John Stears, Middlesex England, special effects expert (Dr No) in the year 1934.
Aug 27 On this day in history arlen, Ira Gershwin & Harburgs musical premieres in NYC
Aug 29 In the year 1934 david H Pryor, (Sen-D Arkansas, 1979- )
Aug 30 On this day in history b P "Baloo" Gupte, cricketer (brother of Fergie, Indian leggie)
Aug 30 Earnest L Wolzogen, German writer (That tolle Komtess), dies at 79 on this day in history.