On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1934

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Babe Ruth announces this is his final season as full time player

Baseball Legend Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend
Babe Ruth

Famous Birthdays

  • James Carl Tenney, American composer, born in Silver City, New Mexico (d. 2006)

Famous Deaths

  • John Kane, Scottish-American primitivist painter (Self-Portrait), dies at 73