Thursday 3 May 1934
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Georg Kroll and Andrée Chauleur.
Blue Steel, directed by Robert Bradbury, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934
while Lamb in His Bosom by Caroline Miller was one of the best selling books.
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- Saint Apostle James the Lesser
- Black Madonna of Cz?stochowa Queen and Protector of Poland (since April 1, 1656)
- Antonia and Alexander (martyrs of 313)
- Saint Emily Bicchiere (1238 - 1314
- Saints Eventius and Alexander, Saint Theodulus (martyrs of 119)
- Saint Ansfrid (c. 1008)
- Saint Alexander I
- Saint Apostle Philip
- Feast of the Finding of the Holy Cross, aka the Invention of the True Cross.
- Discoflux (Discordianism).
- Constitution Day in Poland and Japan.
- World Press Freedom Day.
- Saint Juvenalis (d. 376)
- Georg Kroll: Composer.
- Andrée Chauleur: French archivist, author of the books "Bibliotheques et archives: Comment se documenter?" (1978) and "De Dagobert a de Gaulle: Ecritures de la France" (1985).
- Henry Cooper: British pro boxer for 17 years with his first recognition by age 18.
- Georges Moustaki: French singer-songwriter of Greek origin, best known for his poetic rhythm, simplicity and composer of romantic songs.
- Frankie Valli: American musician, the lead singer with the Four Seasons as well as a solo artist.
- Bradman scores 206 Aust vs. Worcestershire, 210 mins, 27 fours
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