Historical Events In 1934
Wednesday, 27 January 2021
Aug 02 Paul Ludwig Hans Anton von Hindenburg, soldier/statesman, dies at 86 in the year 1934.
Aug 02 William Franks twirls an indian club overhead 17,280 times in 1 hour on this day in history.
Aug 03 Carl F baron von Langen-Parow, German equestrian (Olympic-gold-1928) in the year 1934.
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 In the year 1934 dallas Green, baseball manager (Phillies, Yankees)
Aug 04 On this day in history nY Giants Mel Ott sets record of 6 runs in game & beats Phillies 21-4
Aug 05 Neville Quinn, cricketer (12 Tests for S Africa), dies at 26 in the year 1934.
Aug 05 Vern Gosdin, Woodland Al, country singer (Set 'em Up Joe) on this day in history.
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" on this day in history.
Aug 08 Wilbert Robinson, baseball manager (Bkln Dodgers), dies on this day in history.
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 1st federal prisoners arrive at Alcatraz in SF Bay in the year 1934.
Aug 11 First federal prisoners arrive at Alcatraz in SF Bay in the year 1934.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history 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 In the year 1934 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 48th US Womens Tennis: Helen Jacobs beats Sarah H P Fabyan (61 64) in the year 1934.
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 On this day in history armi Kuusela, Finnish beauty queen
Aug 20 Ponsford out for 266 in his final Test Cricket match on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history paul Panhuysen, Dutch composer, visual and sound artist
Aug 22 On this day in history australia beat England by 562 runs to regain Cricket Ashes
Aug 25 In the year 1934 john Stears, Middlesex England, special effects expert (Dr No)
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 B P "Baloo" Gupte, cricketer (brother of Fergie, Indian leggie) on this day in history.
Aug 30 Earnest L Wolzogen, German writer (That tolle Komtess), dies at 79 on this day in history.