On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1934

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Adolf Hitler merges the offices of German Chancellor and President, declaring himself "F├╝hrer" (leader)

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler

Famous Birthdays

  • Haystacks Calhoun, American professional wrestler, born in McKinney, Texas (d. 1989)

Famous Deaths

  • Carl F baron von Langen-Parow, German equestrian (Olympic gold 1928)
1934 Highlights

About August 3, 1934

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 2 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo