On This Day

What Happened on November 24, 1934

Historical Events

  • CFL Grey Cup: Sarnia Imperials win their first Championship with a 20-12 win over Regina Roughriders
  • SN Behrman's "Rain from Heaven" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Schnittke, Russian composer (St Florian; Life With An Idiot), born in Engels, Volga-German Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic (d. 1998)
  • Claudio Prieto, Spanish composer (Solo a Solo; Cantata manriqueƱa), born in Palencia, Spain (d. 2015)
  • Martin Charnin, American Broadway stage singer, dancer (West Side Story), director, and lyricist (Annie), born in New York City (d. 2019)
1934 Highlights

About November 24, 1934

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 87 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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