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 penalty for anti-fascists in Germany

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Dutch colonial regime in Batavia arrests Sukarno

1st President of Indonesia Sukarno
1st President of Indonesia
Sukarno

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National Recovery Administration (NRA) is founded with Hugh S. Johnson as its first director

Member of FDR's Brain Trust Hugh S. Johnson
Member of FDR's Brain Trust
Hugh S. Johnson

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