On This Day

What Happened on October 8, 1934

Historical Events

MurderMurder of Interest

Bruno Hauptmann is indicted for murder of Charles Lindbergh's son

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerry Hitchens, English footballer, born in Staffordshire, United Kingdom (d. 1983)
  • J. Carter Brown, American art director (Washington National Gallery), born in Providence, Rhode Island (d. 2002)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

South Korean President Syngman Rhee (59) weds Francesca Donner (34)

First President of South Korea Syngman Rhee
First President of South Korea
Syngman Rhee

1934 Highlights

About October 8, 1934

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra