On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • Art Davis, American bassist ("A Time Remembered"), born in Hamburg, Pennsylvania (d. 2007)
  • Joan Didion, American author and journalist (The year of Magical Thinking), born in Sacramento, California
1934 Highlights

About December 5, 1934

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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