On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • John L. Rotz, American thoroughbred jockey (Preakness Stakes 1962; Belmont Stakes 1970; Racing Hall of Fame 1983), born in Niantic, Illinois (d. 2021)
1934 Highlights

About December 16, 1934

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius