Historical Events In 1934
Sunday, 19 May 2019
Aug 02 On this day in history paul Ludwig Hans Anton von Hindenburg, soldier/statesman, dies at 86
Aug 02 On this day in history william Franks twirls an indian club overhead 17,280 times in 1 hour
Aug 03 Carl F baron von Langen-Parow, German equestrian (Olympic-gold-1928) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1934 vern Gosdin, Woodland Al, country singer (Set 'em Up Joe)
Aug 06 US troops leave Haiti, which had been occupied since 1915 on this day in history.
Aug 07 US Court of Appeals upheld lower court ruling striking down govt's attempt to ban controversial James Joyce novel "Ulysses" in the year 1934.
Aug 08 In the year 1934 wilbert Robinson, baseball manager (Bkln Dodgers), dies
Aug 10 In the year 1934 babe Ruth announces this is his final season as full time player
Aug 10 In the year 1934 john Kane, Scotish/US miner/painter, dies at 73
Aug 11 In the year 1934 1st federal prisoners arrive at Alcatraz in SF Bay
Aug 11 On this day in history first federal prisoners arrive at Alcatraz in SF Bay
Aug 12 On this day in history hendrik P Berlage, architect (Stock exchange Amsterdam), dies at 78
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 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 in the year 1934.
Aug 18 On this day in history 48th US Womens Tennis: Helen Jacobs beats Sarah H Cooke (61 64)
Aug 18 In the year 1934 delilah L Beasley, US author/columnist (Oakland Tribune), dies at 61
Aug 19 48th US Womens Tennis: Helen Jacobs beats Sarah H P Fabyan (61 64) on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history helen Hull Jacobs win US Lawn Tennis Association
Aug 19 On this day in history plebiscite in Germany approved sole executive power to Adolph Hitler
Aug 20 Armi Kuusela, Finnish beauty queen in the year 1934.
Aug 20 On this day in history ponsford out for 266 in his final Test Cricket match
Aug 21 Paul Panhuysen, Dutch composer, visual and sound artist in the year 1934.
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) on this day in history.
Aug 27 Arlen, Ira Gershwin & Harburgs musical premieres in NYC in the year 1934.
Aug 29 In the year 1934 david H Pryor, (Sen-D Arkansas, 1979- )
Aug 30 B P "Baloo" Gupte, cricketer (brother of Fergie, Indian leggie) in the year 1934.
Aug 30 Earnest L Wolzogen, German writer (That tolle Komtess), dies at 79 in the year 1934.