On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1934

Historical Events

  • FDIC pays off 1st insured depositors, Fon du Lac Bank, East Peoria IL

Famous Birthdays

  • Manfred Bieler, German writer (The Rabbit is Me), born in Zerbst, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany (d. 2002)

Famous Deaths

  • Hendrik Vladimir Albrecht Ernst, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Prince consort of the Netherlands (1901-34), dies at 58
  • Henry WAE, Prince of Netherlands/father of Queen Juliana, dies
1934 Highlights

About July 3, 1934

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer