On This Day

What Happened on June 4, 1934

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


KnightedKnighthood

Dr Frederick Banting, co-discoverer of insulin, is knighted


Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Fredrik Reutersward, Swedish artist (knotted-gun sculpture), born in Stockholm (d. 2016)
  • Seamus Elliott, Irish road bicycle racer, born in Dublin (d. 1971)