Historical Events In 1934
Thursday, 28 January 2021
Nov 22 "Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town" 1st heard on Eddie Cantor's show on this day in history.
Nov 23 In the year 1934 an Anglo-Ethiopian boundary commission in the Ogaden discovers an Italian garrison at Walwal, which lay well within Ethiopian territory. This leads to the Abyssinia Crisis.
Nov 24 CFL Grey Cup: Sarnia beats Regina, 20-12 at Toronto in the year 1934.
Nov 26 German theologist Karl Barth surrenders to nazi in the year 1934.
Nov 26 Mykhailo Hrushevsky, Ukrainian historian and statesman (b.1866) in the year 1934.
Nov 27 "Baby Face" Nelson, [Lester Gillis], gangster, shot by FBI at 26 in the year 1934.
Nov 27 In the year 1934 bank robber Baby Face Nelson dies in a shoot-out with the FBI.
Nov 28 On this day in history churchill tells Premier Baldwin not to under estimate German air power
Nov 29 Chic Bears beat Detroit (19-16) in 1st NFL game broadcast nationally on this day in history.
Nov 29 On this day in history chicago Bears beat Detroit in first NFL game broadcast nationally
Dec 01 On this day in history leningrad mayor Sergey Kirov assassinated, used by Stalin as the excuse to begin the Great Purge of 1934-38.
Dec 01 Sergei M Kirov, Josef Stalin's collaborator, assassinated in Leningrad in the year 1934.
Dec 02 In the year 1934 5.08-m (200") Mt Palomar Observatory mirror is cast
Dec 03 Italian colonial Tripoli & Cyrenaica annexed to Libya on this day in history.
Dec 03 Nicolas Coster, actor (Robert Delaney-Another World) on this day in history.
Dec 04 In the year 1934 victor French, Santa Barbara Calif, actor (Highway to Heaven)
Dec 05 In the year 1934 joan Didion, US novelist/journalist (Salvador)
Dec 07 In the year 1934 wiley Post discovers jet stream
Dec 07 Wiley Post discovers the jet stream on this day in history.
Dec 08 Bernhard Seklas, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Dec 08 Friedrich Wolf's "Professor Mamlock," premieres in Zurich in the year 1934.
Dec 09 NY Giants defeat Chicago Bears 30-13 for NFL championship in the year 1934.
Dec 09 On this day in history the birth of Dame Judi Dench, British actress
Dec 10 Fascist dictator of Latvia Ulmanis begins building concentration camp in the year 1934.
Dec 11 1935 All-Star Game is assigned to Cleveland on this day in history.
Dec 11 Salim Durani, cricketer (successful Indian batsman of 60's) on this day in history.
Dec 13 In the year 1934 mark Hellinger Theater (Warner Bros) opens at 237 W 51st St NYC
Dec 13 In the year 1934 richard Darryl Zanuck, film producer/executive
Dec 14 1st streamlined steam locomotive introduced (Albany NY) on this day in history.
Dec 14 First streamlined steam locomotive introduced, Albany NY in the year 1934.
Dec 14 Turkish women are given the right to vote in the year 1934.
Dec 15 Fokker F18 Snip flies to Neth West Indies in the year 1934.
Dec 15 On this day in history maggis Lena Walker, 1st US (black) woman to head a bank, dies at 69
Dec 18 Boris Valentinovich Volynov, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 5, 21) in the year 1934.