On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Lord, American country singer (Ozark Jubilee), born in Sanford, Florida (d. 2008)
  • Harry M. Miller, Australian entrepreneur, born in Auckland, New Zealand (d. 2018)
  • Sylvia Syms, English actress (Asylum, Moonraker, Shirley Valentine), born in Woolwich, London
  • Tassos Papadopoulos, Cypriot politician & barrister (President, 2003–2008), born in Nicosia, Cyprus (d. 2008)

Famous Deaths

  • Herbert Chapman, Legendary Manager of Arsenal and Huddersfield Town (b. 1878)
1934 Highlights

About January 6, 1934

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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