On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 1934

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Heinrich Himmler becomes inspector Prussian secret state police

Leading Nazi and Reichsf├╝hrer of the SS Heinrich Himmler
Leading Nazi and Reichsf├╝hrer of the SS
Heinrich Himmler

Famous Birthdays

  • Lindsay Oliver John Boynton, furniture historian (d. 1995)
  • Robert G Wilmers, American banker (M&T Bank), billionaire and philanthropist, born in New York (d. 2017)
1934 Highlights

About April 20, 1934

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus