On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 1934

Historical Events

  • 1st theatrical presentation sponsored by US government, NYC
  • Bert Ironmonger ends Sheffield Shield career age 51 yrs 298 days

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Hitler proclamation on German unified states

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler

Famous Birthdays

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

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actor and comedian Lou Costello marries burlesque dancer Anne Battler

Comedian and Actor Lou Costello
Comedian and Actor
Lou Costello

LoveWedding of Interest

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

Painter Salvador Dali
Salvador Dali

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Nelson Doubleday, American publisher (b. 1862)
1934 Highlights

About January 30, 1934

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 9 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius