On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1934

Historical Events

  • Driving tests introduced in Britain

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Arkin, American actor (Catch 22, In-Laws, Simon, Wait Until Dark), born in NYC, New York
  • G T Pryce, CEO (Dalgety)
  • Gino Cappelletti, American football running back (AFL All-Star 1961, 63-66; AFL MVP 1964; Boston Patriots), born in Keewatin, Minnesota

Famous Deaths

  • Grete Gulbransson, Austrian writer and poet (Geliebte Schatten), dies at 51
1934 Highlights

About March 26, 1934

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries