On This Day

What Happened on February 20, 1934

Historical Events

  • Virgil Thomson and Gertrude Stein's opera "Four Saints in Three Acts" opens on Broadway at the 44th Street Theatre in New York City

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Unser, American auto racer (Indianapolis 500 1968, 1975, 1981; USAC C'ship 1968, 1974), born in Colorado Springs, Colorado (d. 2021)
  • Myrtle Robertson, 11th Baroness Wharton
1934 Highlights

About February 20, 1934

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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