On This Day

What Happened on September 2, 1934

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Hilla Becher (née Wobeser), German artist, worked collaboratively with husband Bernd Becher, born in Potsdam Germany (d. 2015)
  • Michael Sahl, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Alcide Nunez, American musician (b. 1884)
  • James Allan, New Zealand rugby union player All Black, dies at 73
  • Russ Columbo [Ruggiero Eugenio di Rodolfo Colombo], American baritone, violinist and actor (You Call It Madness, But I Call It Love), is shot at 26