On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • Karl Francis Hettinger, American police officer (Onion Field survivor), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1994)
  • Pim Jacobs, Dutch jazz pianist, TV host and actor (Gilas), born in Hilversum, Netherlands (d. 1996)
  • Ramon Sender, Spanish composer, born in Madrid, Spain
  • Robert E Hughes, American orchestra leader (Rich Little Show), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Gustavo Campa, Mexican composer, dies at 71
1934 Highlights

About October 29, 1934

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Scorpio