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

Events in year of 1934

  • 01-01Alcatraz officially becomes a federal prison
  • 01-01Federal Deposit Insurance Corp (US bank guarantor) effective
  • 01-01International Telecommunication Union established
  • 01-021st state liquor stores open, in Pennsylvania
  • 01-02Bradman scores 253 NSW vs. Queensland, 204 mins, 29 fours 4 sixes
  • 01-05Fenway Park catches fire for 2nd time (May 8th 1926 also)
  • 01-05National and American baseball leagues select a uniform ball
  • 01-07"Flash Gordon" comic strip (by Alex Raymond) debuts
  • 01-07Princess Juliana marries German Prince Bernhard von Lippe-Biesterfeld
  • 01-08Jaap Speyers "Bluejackets" premieres in Amsterdam
  • 01-158.4 earthquake in India / Nepal, 10,700 die
  • 01-15Babe Ruth signs a 1934 contract for $35,000 ($17,000 cut)
  • 01-17Carl Hubbell, NL MVP winner, gets $18,000 contract by the New York Giants
  • 01-17Electric Home and Farm Authority incorporated
  • 01-17New York Giants reward MVP pitcher Carl Hubbell with $18,000 contract
  • 01-20Japan sends Henry Pu Yi as regent to Emperor of Manchuria
  • 01-26Bradman scores 128 NSW vs. Victoria, 96 mins, 17 fours 4 sixes
  • 01-26Nazi Germany and Poland sign non-attack treaty for 10 years
  • 01-27French government of Chautemps falls (Stavisky Affair)
  • 01-27VARA refuses to hire after commemoration of Marinus Van de Lubbe
  • 01-281st US ski tow (rope) begins operation (Woodstock Vermont)
  • 01-301st theatrical presentation sponsored by US government, New York City
  • 01-30Bert Ironmonger ends Sheffield Shield career age 51 yrs 298 days
  • 01-30Hitler proclamation on German unified states
  • 01-31FDR devalus dollar in relation to gold at $35 per ounce
  • 02-01Austrian Chancellor Dollfuss dissolves all political parties but his
  • 02-02Dutch RC Bishops warn against fascism / Nazism
  • 02-06Reds purchase 43-year-old Dazzy Vance from the Cards for $7,500
  • 02-071st contract for TVA power, Tupelo, Mississippi
  • 02-08Export-Import Bank organizes in Washington, DC

People born in year of 1934

  • 01-03Bryan George Kelly: Composer
  • 01-03Carla Hills: Politician (US Presidential Commission on Housing-1982)
  • 01-06Bobby Lord: Sanford, Florida -- Country singer (Ozark Jubilee)
  • 01-07Charles Lamont Jenkins: NYC, New York -- 400m runner (1956 Olympics - Gold Medalist)
  • 01-08Jacques Anquetil: France -- Tour de France bicycle racer (5-time winner)
  • 01-08Michael Grierson Jarrett: Archaeologist
  • 01-08Piet Dankert: Dutch politician (PvdA)
  • 01-08Roy Kinnear: Lancashire, England -- Actor (TW3, Help!, The 3 Musketeers)
  • 01-09Julian B Coco: Antilles, Netherlands -- Guitarist / tutor (Princess Christina)
  • 01-12Burdette Haldorson: United States -- Basketball player (1956, 60 Olympics - Gold Medalist)
  • 01-16Marilyn Horne: Bradford, Pennsylvania -- Mezzo-soprano
  • 01-16Richard Wernick: Boston, Massachusetts -- Composer
  • 01-17Donald Cammell: Film director
  • 01-17Sydney Phillip Hodkinson: Composer
  • 01-20Tom Baker: Actor (Angels Die Hard, Vault of Horror)
  • 01-22Bill Bixby: San Francisco, California -- Actor (Incredible Hulk, My Favorite Martian)
  • 01-27Donald Spiers: Controller (Aircraft MoD)
  • 01-27Edithe Cresson: Premier of France (1991-92)
  • 01-27Federico Mayor Zaragoza: Barcelona, Spain -- UNESCO director (1987- )
  • 01-27Julian Ogilvie Thompson: CEO (De Beers)
  • 01-28Bill White: United States -- 1st baseman (Cards) / announcer (Yanks) / President (NL)
  • 01-29Paul Gutama Soegijo: Composer
  • 01-31James Franciscus: Clayton, Missouri -- Actor (Mr Novak, Longstreet, Hunter)
  • 01-31Ron Weatherburn: Jazz pianist
  • 02-01Bob Shane: Vocalist (Kingston Trio-Scarlet Ribbons)
  • 02-02[Clyde] Skip Batten: Los Angeles, California -- Rocker (Byrds-Turn Turn Turn)
  • 02-03Jeremy Kemp: Chesterfield, England -- Actor (Winds of War)
  • 02-04Jouko Sakari Linjama: Composer
  • 02-07Earl King [Solomon Johnson]: Rocker
  • 02-07Piet Bukman: Dutch Minister for Development Aid (CDA)

People died in year of 1934

  • 01-01Jakob Wassermann: Writer, dies at 60
  • 01-08Alexandre Stavisky: French swindler
  • 01-10Marinus van der Lubbe: Dutch communist, beheaded in Berlin at 24
  • 01-13Jean-Baptiste Marchand: Soldier / explorer (Sudan), dies at 70
  • 01-15Hermann Bahr: Austrian writer (Concert), dies at 70
  • 01-16Annie Patterson: Composer, dies at 65
  • 01-19Armand Parent: Composer, dies at 70
  • 01-29Fritz Haber: German chemist (Nobel 1918), dies at 65
  • 02-02Ernesto Nazareth: Composer, dies at 70
  • 02-16Eduard Bagritsky [Dzjubin]: Russ Poet / journalist, dies at 38
  • 02-17Albert I LCMM von Saksen-Coburg: King of Belgium (1909-34), dies at 58
  • 02-22Willem Kes: Violinist / Composer / conductor, dies at 78
  • 02-23Augusto Sandino: Nicaraguan patriot, assassinated by National Guard
  • 02-23Edward William Elgar: English Composer (Coronation Ode), dies at 76
  • 02-25Daniel Protheroe: Composer, dies at 67
  • 02-25John J McGraw: Manager (New York Giants), dies at 60
  • 03-13Fritz Cortolezis: Composer, dies at 56
  • 03-19Anthony J Block: Lawyer (Dutch strafproces), dies at 66
  • 03-21Franz Schreker: Composer, dies at 55
  • 03-21Lilyan Tashman: Actor (Bulldog Drummond), dies at 34
  • 03-26Grete Gulbransson: Writer, dies at 51
  • 03-31Franz Ehrle: German Jesuit / head of Vatican library, dies at 88
  • 04-04Braulio Dueno Colon: Composer, dies at 80
  • 04-05Salvatore Di Giacomo: Composer, dies at 74
  • 04-07William Monroe Trotter: African, dies on 62nd birthday in Boston
  • 04-14Gerald du Maurier: British actor-manager (Unmarried, Escape)
  • 04-14Karl Dane: Dies at 57
  • 04-30William Henry Welch: Dies at 75
  • 05-01Alexander Alexandrovich Davidenko: Composer, dies at 35
  • 05-07Edward Naylor: Composer, dies at 67