On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1934

Historical Events

  • Mark Hellinger Theater (Warner Bros) opens at 237 W 51st St NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Darryl Zanuck, American Academy Award-winning film producer, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2012)

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas A. Watson, American assistant to Alexander Graham Bell in inventing the telephone, dies at 80
1934 Highlights

About December 13, 1934

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius