What Happened on February 7, 1934

Historical Events

  • 1st contract for TVA power, Tupelo, Miss

Famous Birthdays

  • "King" Curtis [Ousley], American Grammy Award-winning R&B, rock, jazz, and session saxophonist bandleader ("Memphis Soul Stew"; Aretha Franklin; John Lennon), born in Fort Worth, Texas (d. 1971)
  • Earl King [Solomon Johnson], American blues singer-songwriter and guitarist ("Come On (Let The Good Times Roll)"), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 2003)d.
  • Eddie Fenech Adami, President of Malta
  • Piet Bukman, Dutch minister for Development Aid (CDA)
1934 Highlights

About February 7, 1934

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius