On This Day

What Happened on March 24, 1934

Historical Events

  • U.S. Congress passes the Tydings-McDuffie Act, declaring the Philippines independent after a period of 10 years

Famous Deaths

  • William Donne, English cricket batsman, (Olympic gold 1900) and administrator (President England Rugby Football Union), dies at 58
1934 Highlights

About March 24, 1934

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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