On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 1934

Historical Events

Film & TV History

Shirley Temple appears in her 1st feature length film, "Stand Up & Cheer"

Famous Birthdays

  • Dickie Goodman, American parody singer and producer ("The Flying Saucer"; "Energy Crisis '74"; "Mr. Jaws"), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1989)
  • Jan Helge Guttorm Bark, Swedish trombonist and composer, born in Härnösand, Sweden
1934 Highlights

About April 19, 1934

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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