On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1934

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Parisian baker and "student of medieval life" Henri Littière appears in court charged with forcing his adulterous wife Juliette to wear a chastity belt. Having committed the same offence in 1932, he was sentenced to three months in prison and fined 50 francs for cruelty to his wife

Famous Birthdays

  • Audrey Dalton, Irish actress