On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 1934

Historical Events

  • Arthur L. Mitchell, becomes first African American Democratic US congressman (Illinois)

Famous Birthdays

  • Stephen L. Neal, American politician (Rep-D-NC, 1975-95), born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Famous Divorces

Gloria Swanson

Actress Gloria Swanson (35) divorces Michael Farmer after 3 years of marriage

1934 Highlights

About November 7, 1934

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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