What Happened on August 10, 1933

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

47th U.S. Women's National Championship: Helen Jacobs beats Helen Wills Moody (8-6, 3-6, 3-0, ret.)

Tennis Player Helen Wills Moody
Tennis Player
Helen Wills Moody

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Hardcastle, chairman (Lloyds Regulatory Board)
  • Bill Nieder, shot putter, (Olympic gold 1960)
  • Butler-Sloss, British Lady Justice
  • David Rowland, chairman (Lloyd's)
  • Doyle Brunson, American poker player
  • Keith Duckworth, English mechanical engineer (Cosworth; d. 2005)
  • Rocky Colavito, baseball player (Hit 4 HRs in a game), born in The Bronx, New York

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Hedy Lamarr (19) weds Hirtenberger Patronen-Fabrik chairman Friedrich Mandl (33)

Actress and Inventor Hedy Lamarr
Actress and Inventor
Hedy Lamarr