On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1934

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestElgin Baylor

Elgin Baylor, American Basketball Hall of Fame small forward (11-time NBA All Star), born in Washington, D.C.

NBA Forward Elgin Baylor
NBA Forward
Elgin Baylor
  • Eva Clayton, American politician (Rep-D-North Carolina), born in Savannah, Georgia
  • George Chakiris, American actor (West Side Story), born in Norwood, Ohio
  • Ronnie Drew, Irish singer (The Dubliners), born in DĂșn Laoghaire, County Dublin, Ireland (d. 2008)
1934 Highlights

About September 16, 1934

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo