November 1934 in History

Events in History

  • Nov 3 Dizzy Dean chosen as NL MVP
  • Nov 7 Arthur L Mitchell, becomes first black Democratic US congressman (Illnois)
  • Nov 8 Ford Frick, NL publicity director, is named league president
  • Nov 11 WOC-AM in Davenport Iowa splits from WHO-WOC & becomes KICK-AM
  • Nov 15 Nobel for chemistry awarded to Harold C Urey (deuterium)
  • Nov 20 Lillian Hellman's "Children's Hour" premieres in NYC
  • Nov 20 New Belgian government of Theunis, Francqui & Gutt (3 bankers)
  • Nov 21 "Uiver" returns from Schiphol in London-Melbourne air race
  • Nov 22 "Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town" 1st heard on Eddie Cantor's show
  • Nov 23 An Anglo-Ethiopian boundary commission in the Ogaden discovers an Italian garrison at Walwal, which lay well within Ethiopian territory. This leads to the Abyssinia Crisis.
  • Nov 24 SN Behrman's "Rain from Heaven" premieres in NYC
  • Nov 26 German theologist Karl Barth surrenders to Nazis
  • Nov 26 Turkish regiment decrees importing family names
  • Nov 27 Bank robber Baby Face Nelson dies in a shoot-out with the FBI.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 28 Winston Churchill tells British Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin not to under estimate German air power

Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill
British Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin
British Prime Minister
Stanley Baldwin

Birthdays in History

  • Nov 1 Aat Veldhoen, Dutch artist
  • Nov 1 Hugh Bidwell, mayor (London)
  • Nov 1 Umberto Agnelli, Italian CEO (Fiat) and politician
  • Nov 2 Bill Gothard, American speaker
  • Nov 3 Hans Janmaat, Dutch MP (CD)/(fascist)
  • Nov 4 Judith Herzberg, Dutch poetess/author (Charlotte Life or Theater)
  • Nov 5 Nick Smith, (Rep-R-Michigan)
  • Nov 7 Stephen L Neal, (Rep-D-NC, 1975- )
  • Nov 8 Roberta Hazard, USN Admiral
  • Nov 9 Carl Sagan, Bkln, astronomer/author/professor (Cosmos, Broca's Brain)
  • Nov 9 Ingvar Carlsson, PM of Sweden (1986-91, 94- )
  • Nov 9 Ronald Harwood, [Horwitz], South African playwright (Dresser)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Nov 12 Charles Manson, American criminal (Tate-Labianco), born in Cincinnati, Ohio

Murderer Charles Manson
Murderer
Charles Manson
  • Nov 13 Peter Arnett, New Zealand-born American journalist
  • Nov 14 Roman A Gulyayev, cosmonaut
  • Nov 15 Joanna Barnes, actress (Parent Trap, Spartacus, Goodbye Charlie), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Nov 17 James M Inhofe, (Rep-R-Oklahoma)
  • Nov 18 Vassilis Vassilikos, Greek writer and ambassador
  • Nov 20 Valentine J Peter, priest (Boy's Town 1985- ), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Nov 23 Michael Wayne, producer (McQ, Chisum, Green Berets, McLintock)
  • Nov 23 Rita Rossi Colwell, oceanographer
  • Nov 27 Lawrence Martin Jenco, priest

Weddings in History


HeartWedding of Interest

Nov 17 Lyndon B. Johnson marries Claudia Alta Taylor

36th US President Lyndon B. Johnson
36th US President
Lyndon B. Johnson
  • Nov 29 Prince George, Duke of Kent weds princess Marina of Greece and Denmark

Deaths in History

  • Nov 8 Carlos Chagas, Brazilian physician (b. 1879)
  • Nov 8 James Mark Baldwin, American Philosopher and Psychologist, dies at 73
  • Nov 15 Anton CR Dreesmann, German/Neth's manufacturer (Devout & D), dies
  • Nov 16 Joachim Ringelantz, writer, dies
  • Nov 16 Carl von Linde, German Engineer and Chemist who invented mechanical refrigeration, dies at 92
  • Nov 17 Joachim Ringelnatz [Hans Bötticher], German writer and artist, dies at 51
  • Nov 20 Willem de Sitter, Dutch scientist (b. 1872)
  • Nov 26 Mykhailo Hrushevsky, Ukrainian historian and statesman (b.1866)
  • Nov 27 "Baby Face" Nelson, [Lester Gillis], gangster, shot by FBI at 26
  • Nov 27 Herman Hollis, FBI agent, killed by Baby Face Nelson
  • Nov 27 Sam Cowley, FBI agent, killed by Baby Face Nelson
  • Nov 30 Hélène Boucher, French aviatrix (b. 1908)