On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 1934

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • American all-round female super athlete Babe Didrikson Zaharias pitches a hitless inning for Philadelphia A's in their exhibition pre-season baseball game against Brooklyn Dodgers
  • Rudolf Kuhnold demonstrates radar in Kiel Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • David Malouf, Australian author
  • Eric Hebborn, artist/faker
  • Marion Conti, arch bishop (Aberdeen England)
  • Willie Brown, American politician

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Vietnam emperor Bảo Đại (20) weds empress Nam Phương (19) at the imperial city of Huế

Emperor of Vietnam Bảo Đại
Emperor of Vietnam
Bảo Đại

Famous Deaths

  • Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont, Queen consort of William and Regent of the Netherlands, dies at 76