What Happened on March 31, 1934

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Netherlands Indies BC Ltd begins radio transmission (Indonesia)

Famous Birthdays

  • Grigori Grigoyevich Nelyubov, Russia, cosmonaut (Vostok 1 backup)
  • John D. Loudermilk, country singer and songwriter (Tobacco Road), born in Durham, North Carolina (d. 2016)
  • Richard Chamberlain, Beverly Hills, California, American actor (Dr Kildare)
  • Wim H Sinnige, Dutch alderman of finance (social democratic)

Famous Deaths

  • Franz Ehrle, German jesuit/head of Vatican library, dies at 88