On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Glover, British actor and wrestler (Alien 3, Kes), born in Sheffield, England (d. 1997)
  • Christopher France, British permanent secretary (Department of Health) (d. 2014)
  • Paul Joseph Cohen, American mathematician (Cohen forcing, Continuum hypothesis), born in Long Branch, New Jersey (d. 2007)
  • Peter Middleton, British permanent secretary (Treasury)
1934 Highlights

About April 2, 1934

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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