July 4, 1934 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Hungarian physicist Leo Szilard patents the chain-reaction design for the atomic bomb.
  • Jordanians revolt in Amsterdam after reduction in employment

Deaths in History

  • Hayyim Nahman Bialik, Jewish poet, dies at 61

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Marie Skłodowska-Curie, French-Polish Physicist/Chemist, 1st woman to win Nobel Prize (1903, 1911) dies at 66 of radiation poisoning

Physicist Marie Curie
Marie Curie