What Happened on January 30, 1934

Historical Events

  • 1st theatrical presentation sponsored by US government, NYC

Event of Interest

Adolf Hitler's proclamation on German unified states

  • Former Australian cricket spin bowler Bert Ironmonger ends Sheffield Shield career age 51 years 298 days as Victoria draws with NSW at the Sydney Cricket Ground
1934 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Tammy Grimes, American actress (Unsinkable Molly Brown), born in Lynn, Massachusetts (d. 2016)
Born in 1934

Famous Weddings

Lou Costello

American comedian and actor Lou Costello (27) weds American burlesque dancer Anne Battler (21)

Salvador Dali

Painter Salvador Dali (30) weds Gala Dali (39) in a civil ceremony in Paris

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Nelson Doubleday, American publisher (founder of Doubleday & Co), dies at 72

About January 30, 1934

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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