Historical Events In 1934
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Aug 02 Paul Ludwig Hans Anton von Hindenburg, soldier/statesman, dies at 86 on this day in history.
Aug 02 On this day in history william Franks twirls an indian club overhead 17,280 times in 1 hour
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 In the year 1934 dallas Green, baseball manager (Phillies, Yankees)
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) 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 John Kane, Scotish/US miner/painter, dies at 73 in the year 1934.
Aug 11 In the year 1934 1st federal prisoners arrive at Alcatraz in SF Bay
Aug 11 In the year 1934 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 On this day in history 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 The Post office issues 2 cent stamp to commemorate 150th anniversary of founding of New Brunswick in the year 1934.
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 In the year 1934 48th US Womens Tennis: Helen Jacobs beats Sarah H Cooke (61 64)
Aug 18 On this day in history 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 Helen Hull Jacobs win US Lawn Tennis Association in the year 1934.
Aug 19 In the year 1934 plebiscite in Germany approved sole executive power to Adolph Hitler
Aug 20 In the year 1934 armi Kuusela, Finnish beauty queen
Aug 20 In the year 1934 ponsford out for 266 in his final Test Cricket match
Aug 21 In the year 1934 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 On this day in history john Stears, Middlesex England, special effects expert (Dr No)
Aug 27 Arlen, Ira Gershwin & Harburgs musical premieres in NYC in the year 1934.
Aug 29 On this day in history david H Pryor, (Sen-D Arkansas, 1979- )
Aug 30 On this day in history b P "Baloo" Gupte, cricketer (brother of Fergie, Indian leggie)
Aug 30 Earnest L Wolzogen, German writer (That tolle Komtess), dies at 79 in the year 1934.