On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1934

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

In East Liverpool, Ohio, notorious bank robber Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd is shot and killed by FBI agents

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald McIntyre, Bass-Baritone (Wotan-Das Rheingold), born in Auckland, New Zealand

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPretty Boy Floyd

Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd, American gangster and FBI Most Wanted criminal, shot dead at 30 by the FBI in Ohio

1934 Highlights

About October 22, 1934

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 10 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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