On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1934

Historical Events

  • 1st formal meeting of Baker Street Irregulars (NYC)

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill D Moyers, Hugo Oklahoma, news commentator (Bill Moyers' Journal)
  • F Curtis Michel, LaCrosse Wisconsin, astronaut
  • Gwen Swire, British social worker
  • Vilhjálmur Einarsson, Icelandic athlete (Olympic silver triple-jump 1956; Iceland's first ever Olympic medal), born in Reyðarfjörður, Iceland (d. 2019)
1934 Highlights

About June 5, 1934

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini