On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Pairaudeau, West Indian cricketer (WI opening bat in 13 Tests, 115 on debut), born in Georgetown, British Guiana
  • Fredric Jameson, American philosopher, cultural theorist

Famous Deaths

  • Gerald du Maurier, British actor (Power, Escape!, Masks and Faces), at 61
  • Karl Dane, Danish-American comedian and actor (The Big Parade) dies at 47
1934 Highlights

About April 14, 1934

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 6 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries