On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • Garry Marshall, American TV writer (The Dick Van Dyke Show), TV producer (The Odd Couple; Happy Days; Laverne & Shirley), and film director (Pretty Woman; Runaway Bride; The Princess Diaries), born in NYC, New York (d. 2016)
  • Peter Arnett, New Zealand-born American journalist, born in Riverton, New Zealand

Famous Weddings

Ginger Rogers

Actress and dancer Ginger Rogers (23) weds "All Quiet on the Western Front" actor Lew Ayres (25)

1934 Highlights

About November 13, 1934

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 87 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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