On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1934

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st x-ray photo of entire body, Rochester, NY

Famous Birthdays

  • Claude Berri, French actor, director and screenwriter, born in Paris (d. 2009)
  • Jamie Farr, American actor (Klinger-M*A*S*H, AfterMASH), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • Jean Marsh, English actress (Dark Places, Eagle has Landed), born in London

Person of interestSydney Pollack

Sydney Pollack, American director, actor and producer (Tootsie, Out of Africa), born in Lafayette, Indiana (d. 2008)

Film Director, Producer and Actor Sydney Pollack
Film Director, Producer and Actor
Sydney Pollack