On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • Benjamin Boretz, American composer, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Harold Henning, South African golfer (2 PGA Tour titles; 3 senior PGA titles; World Cup 1965), born in Johannesburg, South Africa (d. 2004)
  • Hiteswar Saikia, Indian politician and Chief Minister of Assam (1983-85, 1991-96), born in Nazira, Assam, British India (d. 1996)
  • Madlyn Rhue, American actress (Bracken's World, Executive Suite), born in Washington, D.C.
1934 Highlights

About October 3, 1934

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 87 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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