What Happened on December 5, 1933

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 21st Amendment to the US Constitution ratified, 18th Amendment (Prohibition of alcohol) repealed (5:32 PM EST)

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard van Beurden, Dutch composer/music educator
  • Edward Daly, Irish Bishop "Bloody Sunday" priest, born in Belleek, County Fermanagh (d. 2016)