On This Day

What Happened on April 7, 1934

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

In India, Mahatma Gandhi suspends his campaign of civil disobedience

Pacifist and Spiritual Leader Mahatma Gandhi
Pacifist and Spiritual Leader
Mahatma Gandhi

Famous Birthdays

  • Ian Richards, actor (Montgomery-Ike), born in Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Ian Richardson, Scottish actor (d. 2007)
  • Swami Shantananda, Hindu Saint, Philosopher, Disciple of Swami Sivananda, Founder of Temple of Fine Arts
  • Victor Feldman, British jazz pianist and drummer, born in London (d. 1987)

Famous Deaths

  • William Monroe Trotter, African, dies on 62nd birthday in Boston
1934 Highlights

About April 7, 1934

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries