On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1934

Historical Events

  • 1st US ski tow (rope) begins operation (Woodstock, Vermont)

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill White, American baseball infielder (8 × MLB All-Star; World Series 1964; 7 × Gold Glove Award; St. Louis Cardinals), broadcaster (NY Yankees) and executive (NL President 1989-94), born in Lakewood, Florida
  • BR White, principal (Regent's Park College-Oxford)
  • Mitr Chaibancha, Thai actor (d. 1970)
1934 Highlights

About January 28, 1934

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 10 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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