Historical Events In 1934
Friday, 18 January 2019
Aug 02 Paul Ludwig Hans Anton von Hindenburg, soldier/statesman, dies at 86 on this day in history.
Aug 02 William Franks twirls an indian club overhead 17,280 times in 1 hour in the year 1934.
Aug 03 On this day in history carl F baron von Langen-Parow, German equestrian (Olympic-gold-1928)
Aug 03 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 in the year 1934.
Aug 04 Dallas Green, baseball manager (Phillies, Yankees) on this day in history.
Aug 04 NY Giants Mel Ott sets record of 6 runs in game & beats Phillies 21-4 on this day in history.
Aug 05 Neville Quinn, cricketer (12 Tests for S Africa), dies at 26 on this day in history.
Aug 05 Vern Gosdin, Woodland Al, country singer (Set 'em Up Joe) in the year 1934.
Aug 06 In the year 1934 uS troops leave Haiti, which had been occupied since 1915
Aug 07 On this day in history uS Court of Appeals upheld lower court ruling striking down govt's attempt to ban controversial James Joyce novel "Ulysses"
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 on this day in history.
Aug 10 John Kane, Scotish/US miner/painter, dies at 73 in the year 1934.
Aug 11 1st federal prisoners arrive at Alcatraz in SF Bay on this day in history.
Aug 11 On this day in history first federal prisoners arrive at Alcatraz in SF Bay
Aug 12 Hendrik P Berlage, architect (Stock exchange Amsterdam), dies at 78 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 16 The Post office issues 2 cent stamp to commemorate 150th anniversary of founding of New Brunswick on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1934 uS ends occupation of Haiti (been there since 1915)
Aug 16 US explorer William Beebe descends 3,028' (1922 m) in Bathysphere on this day in history.
Aug 18 In the year 1934 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 in the year 1934.
Aug 19 48th US Womens Tennis: Helen Jacobs beats Sarah H P Fabyan (61 64) in the year 1934.
Aug 19 In the year 1934 helen Hull Jacobs win US Lawn Tennis Association
Aug 19 In the year 1934 plebiscite in Germany approved sole executive power to Adolph Hitler
Aug 20 Armi Kuusela, Finnish beauty queen in the year 1934.
Aug 20 In the year 1934 ponsford out for 266 in his final Test Cricket match
Aug 21 On this day in history paul Panhuysen, Dutch composer, visual and sound artist
Aug 22 In the year 1934 australia beat England by 562 runs to regain Cricket Ashes
Aug 25 John Stears, Middlesex England, special effects expert (Dr No) on this day in history.
Aug 27 Arlen, Ira Gershwin & Harburgs musical premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Aug 29 David H Pryor, (Sen-D Arkansas, 1979- ) in the year 1934.
Aug 30 In the year 1934 b P "Baloo" Gupte, cricketer (brother of Fergie, Indian leggie)
Aug 30 On this day in history earnest L Wolzogen, German writer (That tolle Komtess), dies at 79