January 15, 1934 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 8.4 earthquake in India/Nepal, 10,700 die
  • While robbing the First National Bank in East Chicago, Indianapolis, Dillinger is shot several times by officer William O'Malley, but survives because he is wearing a bullet proof vest.

Deaths in History

  • Hermann Bahr, Austrian writer (Concert), dies at 70
  • Patrick O'Malley, US policeman, killed by John Dillinger