On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1935

Historical Events

  • Black Sunday: Severe dust storm ravages the US Midwest, led to the region being named "the Dust Bowl"

Famous Birthdays

  • Erich von Däniken, Swiss writer (Chariots of the Gods), born in Zofingen, Aargau
  • Joan Darling, American actress (Frieda-Owen Marshall), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Famous Weddings

Ben Hogan

PGA golfer Ben Hogan (22) weds Valerie Fox in Cleburne, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Amalie Emmy Noether, German mathematician (b. 1882)
1935 Highlights

About April 14, 1935

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries