Events in year of 1932

  • 01-01Jacob Cocey Sr chosen as Mayor of Massillon Ohio
  • 01-02Young gang shoot dead 6 police in Springfield, Missouri
  • 01-04Bradman scores 167 for Australia vs. South Africa at the MCG
  • 01-04British East Indies Viceroy Willingdon arrests Gandhi and Nehru
  • 01-04State of siege proclaimed in Honduras
  • 01-071st game played at Orchard Lake Curling Club, Michigan
  • 01-08Ratification of present SF City Charter
  • 01-10"Mickey Mouse" and"Silly Symphony" comics syndicated
  • 01-10"Pete the Tramp" cartoon strip by C D Russell debuts
  • 01-12Hattie W Caraway elected 1st woman senator (D-Ark)
  • 01-141st totalisator (to record racetrack bets) in US installed, Hialeah
  • 01-14Horse racing legend Eddie Arcaro won his 1st race
  • 01-19Charlie Conacher becomes 1st Toronto Maple Leaf to score 5 goals in a game, 1st coming at 7 seconds of game
  • 01-21USSR and Finland stop non-attack treaty
  • 01-22British Anglicans and Old-Catholic church merge
  • 01-23El Salvador army kills 4,000 protesting farmers
  • 01-251st commencement exercises at Hebrew University in Jerusalem
  • 01-25Bradman scores 167 NSW vs. Victoria, 224 mins, 22 fours
  • 01-26British submarine M-2 sinks in Channel (60 dead)
  • 01-26KUT-AM in Austin Texas changes call letters to KNOW
  • 01-281st US state unemployment insurance act enacted (Wisconsin)
  • 01-28Japan occupies Shanghai
  • 01-30Grimmett 7-116 in South Africa 1st innings at Adelaide Oval
  • 01-31US railway unions accept 10% wage reduction
  • 02-02Al Capone sent to prison (Atlanta, Georgia)
  • 02-02Geneva disarmament conference begins with 60 countries
  • 02-02Grimmett takes 14 wickets vs. South Africa (7-116 & 7-83)
  • 02-02Reconstruction Finance Corp organized
  • 02-043rd Winter Olympic games open in Lake Placid, New York
  • 02-04Japanese troop occupy Harbin, Manchuria

People born in year of 1932

  • 01-01Arnfried G D P: Dutch manufacturer (breadcrumbs) / drugs dealer
  • 01-03Anatoli Petrovich Kuklin: Russia -- Cosmonaut
  • 01-05Chuck Noll: Cleveland, Ohio -- NFL coach (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • 01-05Umberto Eco: Author (Name of the Rose)
  • 01-06Sacha Distel: French singer
  • 01-12Alain Teister: Dutch sculptor / writer
  • 01-14Caterina Valente: Paris, France -- Singer (Entertainers)
  • 01-14Harriet Andersson: Stockholm, Sweden -- Actress (Cries & Whispers)
  • 01-15Dean Smith: US actor / relay runner (1952 Olympics - Gold Medalist)
  • 01-15Enrique Raxach: Composer
  • 01-15Louis Woodard Jones: New Rochelle, New York -- 4X400m relayer (1956 Olympics - Gold Medalist)
  • 01-16Dian Fossey: Zoologist (Gorillas in the Mist)
  • 01-18Robert Anton Wilson: United States -- Sci-fi author (Trick Top Hat)
  • 01-19Joe Schmidt: NFL Hall of Fame linebacker (Detroit Lions)
  • 01-21Boris Shakhlin: Russia -- Gymnast (1956, 60, 64 Olympics - Gold Medalist)
  • 01-23Bud Shuster: (Rep-R-Pennsylvania, 1973- )
  • 01-24Werner Steger: Composer
  • 01-26Christopher Price: Director (Leeds Metropolitan University)
  • 01-26George H Clements: Famous African
  • 01-26Ronald Allison: British author / broadcaster
  • 01-27Neville Trotter: British MP
  • 01-28David Thompson: CEO (Gestetner Holdings)
  • 01-28Thomas J Bliley, Jr.: (Rep-R-Virginia, 1981- )
  • 01-28Windlesham: Lord
  • 01-29Clyde: Lord
  • 01-30Kazuo Inamori: Japanese business executive (Kyocera Ceramics Co)
  • 01-31Pieter Brattinga: Dutch graphic artist
  • 01-31Rick Hall: Country / R&B singer
  • 02-01John Hart: Denver, Colorado -- Newsman (CBS News Retrospective, NBC News)
  • 02-01John Nott: British MP

People died in year of 1932

  • 01-07Henri Stroethoff: Dutch actor (Bright Paradise), dies at 60
  • 01-15Georg Kerschensteiner: German educationalist, dies at 77
  • 01-21[Giles] Lytton Strachey: British biographer / critic, dies at 51
  • 01-26William K Wrigley: Owner (Wrigley Gum, Chicago Cubs)
  • 01-28Franz Xavier Arens: Composer, dies at 75
  • 02-08Vincent "Mad Dog" Coll: Mobster, killed by Dutch Schultz gang
  • 02-09Junnosuke Inouye: Japanese Minister of Finance, murdered
  • 02-10R H Edgar Wallace: British writer / journalist (3 Just Men), dies at 76
  • 02-17Frans Gailliard: Belgian Painter / graphic artist (Egina), dies at 70
  • 02-18Frederik Augustus III: King of Saxon (1904-18), dies at 66
  • 02-29"Big Ed" Morris: Pitcher (Boston Red Sox)
  • 03-01Dino Campana: Italian Poet (Canti Orfici), dies at 46
  • 03-05Takuma Dan: Japanese Baron / financier / industrial, murdered
  • 03-06John Philip Sousa: US Composer (Stars & Stripes Forever), dies at 77
  • 03-07Aristide Briand: 11 x Premier of France (Nobel 1926), dies at 69
  • 03-08Jan de Louter: Dutch lawyer / tutor of Queen Wilhelmina, dies at 84
  • 03-12Ivar Kreuger: "Swedish Match King" industrialist, commits suicide
  • 03-14George Eastman: US industrialist (Kodak-camera), suicide at 77
  • 03-26Jean Cartan: Composer, dies at 25
  • 04-02Hugo Kaun: Composer, dies at 69
  • 04-04Ottokar T Czernin von und zu Chudenitz: Austrian minister, dies at 59
  • 04-04Wilhelm Ostwald: Physical chemist (Nobel 1909)
  • 04-07Erv A Kelley: US policeman, shot to death by Pretty Boy Floyd
  • 04-19Wladyslaw Rzepko: Composer, dies at 77
  • 04-20Giuseppe Peano: Mathematician
  • 04-27Harold "Heart" Crane: US Poet (Bridge), commits suicide at 32
  • 05-03Anton Wildgans: Austr writer (Dies Irae) / director Burgtheater, dies at 51
  • 05-12Lindbergh baby: Found dead
  • 05-15Ki Inukai: Premier Japan (1931-32), murdered
  • 05-16Ki Imukai: Premier of Japan (1931-32), murdered

Events in year of 1933

  • 01-02Bruins beat Rangers in New York 13-3
  • 01-02Ijmuider fishing strike begins (till July 11th)
  • 01-02US troops leave Nicaragua
  • 01-05Work on Golden Gate Bridge begins, on Marin County side
  • 01-071st edition of People and Fatherland published in the Netherlands
  • 01-09Amsterdam confectionery worker go on strike against wage reduction
  • 01-12Uprising of Guardia Civil in Spain, 25 dies
  • 01-12US Congress recognize independence Philippines
  • 01-16Bert Oldfield flattened by Larwood delivery in Adelaide Test
  • 01-17Bradman takes second Test wicket, Hammond, bowled
  • 01-18White Sands National Monument, NM established
  • 01-2320th amendment changes date of presidential inaugurations to 1 / 20
  • 01-27Otto Meisnner dines with British ambassador Rumbold
  • 01-28French government of Paul Boncour falls
  • 01-28German government of Von Schleicher falls
  • 01-29German President von Hindenburg appoints Hitler chancellor
  • 01-30"Lone Ranger" begins a 21-year run on ABC radio
  • 01-30Adolph Hitler named German Chancellor, forms government with Von Papen
  • 01-30Grimmett takes 7-86 for SA in Queensland 2nd inn, 13-135 for match
  • 01-31French government of Daladier takes power
  • 01-31Hitler promises parliamentary democracy
  • 02-01Colonial government arrests Anton de Kom in Paramaribo Suriname
  • 02-01Dutch bishops forbid membership in non-catholic unions
  • 02-01German Parliament disolves, General Ludendorf predicts catastrophe
  • 02-022 days after becoming chancellor, Adolf Hitler dissolves Parliament
  • 02-031st interstate legislative conference in US opens, Washington, DC
  • 02-03Marinus van der Lubbe departs to Berlin
  • 02-04German President Von Hindenburg limits freedom of the press
  • 02-05Marinus van der Lubbe passes Dutch / German boundary
  • 02-0620th amendment (terms of office) passed

People born in year of 1933

  • 01-01Anders Bo Leif Linde: Composer
  • 01-01James A Abrahamson: USAF / Astronaut
  • 01-01Joe Orton: England, United Kingdom -- Actor / dramatist (Prick Up Your Ears)
  • 01-04Ed Jenkins: (Rep-D-Georgia, 1977- )
  • 01-06Capucine [Germaine Lefebvre]: Toulon, France -- Actress (Pink Panther)
  • 01-07Elliot Kastner: NYC, New York -- Producer (Bobo, Big Sleep, Ffolkes)
  • 01-08Jean-Marie Straub: France -- Director (Chronicle of Anna Magdalena Bach)
  • 01-09Robert Garcia: (Rep-D-New York, 1978- )
  • 01-09Sonia Garmers [Justina]: Author (Dear Queen)
  • 01-10Akira Miyoshi: Composer
  • 01-11Goldie Hill: Karnes County, Texas -- Country singer (Grand Ole Opry)
  • 01-12Michael Aspel: British talk show host
  • 01-13Ron[ald Joseph] Goulart: United States -- Sci-fi author (Deadwalk, Plunder)
  • 01-13Tom B Gola: NBA Hall-of-Famer
  • 01-16Oleg Grigoryevich Makarov: USSR -- Cosmonaut (Soyuz 12, 18A, 27, T-3)
  • 01-16Susan Sonntag: Writer
  • 01-17Aga Khan: Religious leader (Muslims)
  • 01-17Bruno Schroder: British Baron / banker / multi-millionaire
  • 01-17Dalida: Cairo, Egypt -- Actress / singer, Miss Egypt (The 6th Day)
  • 01-17Sheree North [Dawn Bethel]: Los Angeles, California -- Actress (Mary Tyler Moore Show)
  • 01-17Yolande Christina Dalida: Cairo, Egypt
  • 01-18John Boorman: Producer / dir (Exorcist II, Deliverance, Zardoz)
  • 01-18Ray Dolby: Sound expert / inventor (Dolby noise limiting system)
  • 01-18Vladimir Yevgrafovich Bugrov: Cosmonaut
  • 01-19Marc F A Andries: Flemish actor (Central Station)
  • 01-20Ron Townson: St. Louis, Missouri -- Rock vocalist (5th Dimension-Up Up & Away)
  • 01-21Itzhak Fuks: Israeli El Al captain, crashed in Amsterdam
  • 01-21William Wrigley III: Chewing gum mogul (Wrigleys)
  • 01-23Arlene Golonka: Chicago, Illinois -- Actress (Millie-Mayberry RFD)
  • 01-23Chita Rivera: Washington, DC -- Actress (West Side Story, Sweet Charity)

People died in year of 1933

  • 01-04Lucas Lindeboom: Dutch evangelist (Vredebond), dies at 87
  • 01-05Calvin Coolidge: 30th President (1923-29), dies at 60 in Northampton, Massachusetts
  • 01-12Vaclav Suk: Composer, dies at 71
  • 01-28Theodor Birt [Beatus Rhenanus]: German classicist / writer, dies at 80
  • 01-31John Galsworthy: England, writer (Forsythe, Nobel 1932), dies at 65
  • 02-12Henri Duparc: French composer, dies at 85
  • 02-17Henri[cus A] Viotta: Dutch Composer (Handbook of Music), dies at 84
  • 02-18James Corbett: (Gentleman Jim), heavyweight box champ (1892-97)
  • 02-19Arnold Ludwig Mendelssohn: Composer, dies at 77
  • 02-24Spottiswoode Aitken: Actor (Eagle, Home Sweet Home), dies at 64
  • 02-26Antonio Nicolau: Spanish Composer / conductor, dies at 74
  • 03-04Willie Walker: US jazz singer / guitarist (Dupree Blues), dies at 36
  • 03-16Alfred Her: Hungarian mathematician, dies at 47
  • 03-17Ferdinand Von Alten: Actor (Champagne), dies at 48
  • 03-18Luigi A Duke of the Abruzzi: Italian explorer (Ruwenzori), dies at 60
  • 03-20Giuseppe [Joe] Zangara: Electrocuted for assassination attempt on FDR
  • 03-29Alexander Schmuller: Russian / Dutch violinist / conductor, dies at 52
  • 04-01Frederick Lord Chelmsford: Viceroy of Britain - Ind (1916-21), dies at 64
  • 04-07Jan Erik / Eric Jan Hanussen: Berlin astrologist / illusionist, murdered
  • 04-09Sigfrid Karg-Elert: Composer, dies at 55
  • 04-22Frederick Henry Royce: Motorcar pioneer
  • 04-28Robin Irvine: Actor (Easy Virtue), dies at 31
  • 04-30Luis Sanchez Cerro: President of Peru, assassinated by Hurtado de Mendoza
  • 05-13Paul Ernst: Writer, dies at 67
  • 05-15Ernest Torrence: Actor (I Cover the Waterfront), dies at 54
  • 05-21John Henry Mackay: Scottish / German Author (Der Schwimmer), dies at 69
  • 05-26Jimmie Rodgers: Country singer, dies at 35
  • 06-03William Muldoon: Belfast NY, boxing commissioner, dies at 88
  • 06-14Albert Ross Parsons: Composer, dies at 85
  • 06-20Clara Zetkin: German feminist / communist