On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • John Coleman, American journalist, co-founder of The Weather Channel and broadcaster (1953-2014), born in Alpine, Texas (d. 2018)
  • N. Ramani, Indian flutist, born in Tiruvarur, Tamil Nadu, India (d. 2015)
  • Peter Haskell, American actor (Bracken's World, Rituals), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2010)

Famous Deaths

  • Raymond PoincarĂ©, French president and Prime Minister (1912), dies at 74
1934 Highlights

About October 15, 1934

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 1 month and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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