On This Day

What Happened on June 20, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • Alain Bancquart, French contemporary classical composer, born in Dieppe, France
  • Brian Barder, British high commissar (Australia)
  • Cornel Țăranu, Romanian composer (Garlands), born in Cluj. Romania
  • Horst Mahseli, Polish soccer striker (9 caps; Legia Warsaw), born in Bytom, Poland (d. 1999)
  • José Villegas, Mexican soccer defender (6 caps; CD Guadalajara), born in La Experiencia, Mexico (d. 2021)
  • Rossana Podestà, Italian actress (Helen of Troy), (d. 2013)
  • Wendy Craig, English actress (Butterflies), born in Sacriston, England
1934 Highlights

About June 20, 1934

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini