What Happened on July 14, 1934

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 116°F (47°C), Orogrande NM (state record, broken on June 27, 1994)
  • NY Times erroneously declares Ruth 700 HR record to stand for all time
  • Phillies score 11 runs in an inning, beats Cincinnati 18-0
  • Ruth hits 700th career home run

Famous Birthdays

  • Leo Joseph Koury, Pitts, murderer (FBI Most Wanted List)
  • [Robert] Lee Elder, PGA golfer (1974 Monsanto Open), born in Dallas, Texas