On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1934

Historical Events


Sport awardNFL Championship

National Football League Championship, Polo Grounds, NYC: New York Giants defeat Chicago Bears, 30-13

American Football Player Mel Hein
American Football Player
Mel Hein

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Ridout, English composer, born in West Wickham, (d. 1996)

Person of interestJudi Dench

Judi Dench, British actress (Henry V, Wetherby, Skyfall), born in York, England

Actress Judi Dench
Actress
Judi Dench
  • Junior Wells, American blues singer (In My Younger Days), born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 1998)
1934 Highlights

About December 9, 1934

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius