Historical Events In 1934
Friday, 07 August 2020
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 Dallas Green, baseball manager (Phillies, Yankees) on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1934 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 on this day in history.
Aug 05 Vern Gosdin, Woodland Al, country singer (Set 'em Up Joe) in the year 1934.
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 On this day in history wilbert Robinson, baseball manager (Bkln Dodgers), dies
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 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 In the year 1934 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.
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) in the year 1934.
Aug 16 US explorer William Beebe descends 3,028' (1922 m) in Bathysphere on this day in history.
Aug 18 48th US Womens Tennis: Helen Jacobs beats Sarah H Cooke (61 64) on this day in history.
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 Helen Hull Jacobs win US Lawn Tennis Association in the year 1934.
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 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 On this day in history australia beat England by 562 runs to regain Cricket Ashes
Aug 25 On this day in history john Stears, Middlesex England, special effects expert (Dr No)
Aug 27 Arlen, Ira Gershwin & Harburgs musical premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Aug 29 On this day in history 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 In the year 1934 earnest L Wolzogen, German writer (That tolle Komtess), dies at 79