On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1934

Historical Events

  • Ford Frick, NL publicity director, is named league president

Famous Birthdays

  • Doc Green, American pop baritone vocalist (The Drifters) (d. 1989)
  • Roberta Hazard, American retired Rear Admiral (US Navy), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2017)

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos Chagas, Brazilian sanitary physician, dies at 55
  • James Mark Baldwin, American Philosopher and Psychologist, dies at 73
1934 Highlights

About November 8, 1934

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 2 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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