What Happened on April 17, 1934

Historical Events

  • Fenway Park in Boston re-opens after a major renovation including a hand-operated electronic scoreboard, though it didn't help the Red Sox who lost to the Washington Senators 6-5

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Kirshner, American rock & roll producer known as "The Man With the Golden Ear" (invented bubblegum music), born in Bronx, New York (d. 2011)
Born in 1934
1934 Highlights

About April 17, 1934

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 1 month and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries