On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1935

Historical Events

  • 12.0" (30.5 cm) of rain falls, Quinault RS, Washington (state record)
  • The Wilderness Society is founded by conservationists
  • WFI-AM in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania merges with WLIT as WFIL (now WEAZ)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ann Wedgeworth, actress (Tiger's Tale, Men's Club, Bogie), born in Abilene, Texas
1935 Highlights

About January 21, 1935

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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