On This Day

What Happened on March 1, 1934

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Henry Pu Yi crowned Emperor Kang Teh of Manchuria
  • Italian boxer Primo Carnera beats American challenger Tommy Loughran by unanimous points decision at Madison Square Garden, NYC for the NYSAC and NBA heavyweight boxing titles

Famous Birthdays

  • Riet [M. J. J.] Roosen-van Pelt, Dutch politician, 2nd Chamber member (CDA), born in Tilburg, the Netherlands