What Happened on July 22, 1934

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Outside Chicago's Biograph Theatre, "Public Enemy No. 1" John Dillinger is mortally wounded by FBI agents

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestLouise Fletcher

Louise Fletcher, actress (One Flew over Cuckoo's Nest), born in Birmingham, Alabama

Famous Deaths

Person of interestJohn Dillinger

John Dillinger, Notorious American bank robber, shot dead at 31 by federal agents at the Biograph Theater in Chicago

Gangster John Dillinger
John Dillinger