On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1934

Historical Events

  • Nazi Germany begins People's Court

Famous Deaths

  • Sergey Lebedev, Russian chemist, inventor of first commercially viable, mass-produced polybutadiene synthetic rubber for tires, and synthetic motor oil for aircraft engines, dies at 59
1934 Highlights

About May 2, 1934

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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