On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1934

Historical Events

  • "Flash Gordon" comic strip (by Alex Raymond) debuts

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Jenkins Snr., American athlete (Olympic gold 400m, 4x400m relay 1956), born in NYC, New York
  • Jean Corbeil, Canadian politician (d. 2002)

Famous Weddings

  • Princess Juliana marries German prince Bernhard von Lippe-Biesterfeld
1934 Highlights

About January 7, 1934

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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