|World Series Champions:
||St. Louis Cardinals
||New York Giants
|Stanley Cup Champs:
||Chicago Black Hawks
|U.S. Open Golf
|U.S. Tennis: (Men/Ladies)
||Fred Perry/ Helen H. Jacobs
||Fred Perry/Dorothy Round
|NCAA Football Champions:
|World Cup (Soccer):
|The Hotties and Fashion Icons:
||Jean Harlow, Hedy Lamarr, Greta
Garbo, Betty Grable, Joan Blondell
"Take my wife, please"
- Henny Youngman
"When you care enough to send the very best"
- Hallmark cards
|Time Magazine's Man of the Year
||Franklin D. Roosevelt
||A sad realization came to six year
old Shirley Temple when a department store Santa
asked her for her autograph.
Master Criminal Deaths:
Baby Face Nelson (police shoot-out), Clyde Barrow
and Bonnie Parker (police ambush)
Duck first appeared in the Silly Symphonies cartoon
'The Wise Little Hen' on June 9, 1934, although there
was a mention of him in a 1931 Disney book. He was
the first of many clothed cartoon characters who didn't
'It Happened One Night' won the big five Oscars -
Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress
and Best Writing.
The largest pearl ever found, the 'Pearl of
Lao Tzu' was found, weighing 31,893.5 carats
(just over 14 lbs)
|1st appearances & 1934's
Most Popular Christmas gifts, toys and presents:
||Sorry!, Radio Flyer* 'Streak Lite'
wagon with horn and lights
|Best Film Oscar Winner:
It Happened One Night - This was the first
film to win the Oscar "grand slam" (Best
Picture, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Director
Since Clark was so gosh darn sexy while not wearing
a t-shirt, all the cool cats and hip fellas stopped
wearing them too. T-Shirt sales plummeted!