On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • Joyce Van Patten, American actress (Good Guys, Don Rickles Show), born in Queens, New York

Yuri Gagarin

Yuri Gagarin, Russian cosmonaut and 1st man into space (aboard Vostok 1), born in Klushino, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union (d. 1968)

1934 Highlights

About March 9, 1934

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 10 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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