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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in January 1934.
The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Ramsay MacDonald (Labour), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on January 1934: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 1934?


Events

  • 01 Jan 1934 Nazi Germany passes the ''Law for the Prevention of Genetically Diseased Offspring''.
  • 02 Jan 1934 First state liquor stores open, in Pennsylvania.
  • 05 Jan 1934 National and American baseball leagues select a uniform ball.
  • 07 Jan 1934 Flash Gordon comic strip (by Alex Raymond) debuts
  • 08 Jan 1934 Jaap Speyers Bluejackets premieres in Amsterdam
  • 13 Jan 1934 The Candidate of Science degree is established in the USSR.
  • 15 Jan 1934 8.4 earthquake in India / Nepal, 10,700 die
  • 17 Jan 1934 Carl Hubbell, NL MVP winner, gets $18,000 contract by the New York Giants
  • 20 Jan 1934 Japan sends Henry Pu Yi as regent to emperor of Manchuria.
  • 26 Jan 1934 Nazi Germany and Poland sign non-attack treaty for 10 years
  • 27 Jan 1934 VARA refuses to hire after commemoration of Marinus Van de Lubbe.
  • 28 Jan 1934 First US ski tow (rope) begins operation (Woodstock, Vermont).
  • 30 Jan 1934 1st theatrical presentation sponsored by US government, New York City
  • 31 Jan 1934 FDR devalus dollar in relation to gold at $35 per ounce

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Movies

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Whiplash

Whiplash

Directed by: Damien Chazelle

Starring: Miles Teller, J.K. Simmons, Melissa Benoist, Paul Reiser

Country: United States of America

Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

Directed by: Stanley Kubrick

Starring: Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn

Country: United States of America

Mary and Max

Mary and Max

Directed by: Adam Elliot

Starring: Toni Collette, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Eric Bana, Barry Humphries

Country: United States of America

Moon

Moon

Directed by: Duncan Jones

Starring: Sam Rockwell, Kevin Spacey, Dominique McElligott, Rosie Shaw

Country: United States of America

Lifeboat

Lifeboat

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Tallulah Bankhead, John Hodiak, Walter Slezak, William Bendix

Country: United States of America