On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • Dame Anne Poole, British chief nursing officer (Department of Health)
  • Mark Strand, American poet, editor and translator (Another Republic), born in Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Canada (d. 2014)
  • Richard A. Garland, artist and photographer (d. 1994)

Famous Deaths

  • John Collier, English painter (Lady Godiva) and writer, dies at 84
1934 Highlights

About April 11, 1934

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries