On This Day

What Happened on September 10, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Kuralt, newscaster (On the Road), born in Wilmington, North Carolina
  • James L Oberstar, American politician (Rep-D-Minnesota, 1975-2011), born in Chisholm, Minnesota, (d. 2014)
  • Larry Sitsky, Australian composer, born in Tianjin. China

Roger Maris

Roger Maris, American baseball right fielder (7-time MLB All Star, 61 HRs 1961), born in Hibbing, Minnesota (d. 1985)

  • Vassil Kazandjiev, Bulgarian composer, born in Rousse

Famous Deaths

  • George Henschel, German-British baritone, pianist, conductor, and composer, dies at 84
1934 Highlights

About September 10, 1934

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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