What Happened on August 1, 1933

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Carl Hubbell sets record of consecutive scoreless innings (45 1/3)
  • Death penality for anti-fascists in Germany

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dutch colonial regime in Batavia arrests Sukarno

1st President of Indonesia Sukarno
1st President of Indonesia
  • NRA (National Recovery Administration) forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Dom DeLuise, American comedian (End, Cannonball Run, Fatso), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Erwin Nypels, Dutch economist/minister of Housing (D66)
  • Jesse Corti, Venezuelan-born actor and comedian
  • Ko Un, South Korean poet, born in Gunsan, North Jeolla Province
  • Masaichi Kaneda, Japanese baseball player
  • Richard Lloyd Jones, British secretary, Welsh Office