On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1934

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Division of Investigation (later the FBI) under Melvin Purvis botch an operation to capture the John Dillinger Gang at Little Bohemia Lodge, Manitowish Waters, Wisconsin. with 2 dead and 4 injured

FBI Agent Melvin Purvis
FBI Agent
Melvin Purvis
Gangster John Dillinger
Gangster
John Dillinger

Famous Birthdays

  • Nico Ladenis, Tanganyikan-British restaurateur (Nico at 90), born in Tanganyika, Tanzania
1934 Highlights

About April 22, 1934

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus