What Happened on March 3, 1934

Historical Events

Event of Interest

John Dillinger breaks out of jail using a wooden pistol

Famous Birthdays

  • Gia Scala, Italian actress (Angry Hills, Don't Go Near the Water)
Born in 1934

Famous Deaths

  • Norman O'Neill, English theatrical composer (Mary Rose) and conductor, dies from injuries sustained after being struck by a package delivery tricycle at 58
1934 Highlights

About March 3, 1934

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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