On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • Francesco Pennisi, composer
  • John Surtees CBE, British auto racer (World F1 C'ship 1964) and motorcycle racer (World C'ships: 350 cc – 1958, 59, 60; 500 cc – 1956, 58, 59, 60), born in Tatsfield, England (d. 2017)

Person of interestManuel Noriega

Manuel Noriega, Panamanian general and dictator (1983-89), born in a Panama City slum, Panama (d. 2017)

Panamanian General and Dictator Manuel Noriega
Panamanian General and Dictator
Manuel Noriega
  • Mary Quant, English fashion designer (Chelsea Look, Mod Look), born in Kent, England
  • Mel Carnahan, American politician (d. 2000)
  • Patrick Holmes Sellors, British ophthalmologist (d. 2010)
  • Tina Louise, American actress (Ginger-Gilligan's Island, Julie-Dallas), born in NYC, New York
1934 Highlights

About February 11, 1934

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius