What Happened on July 12, 1933

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Congress passes 1st minimum wage law (33 cents per hour)

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald E. Westlake, American author

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Fifth Greatest Male Star of All Time Fred Astaire (34) weds socialite Phyllis Livingston Potter (25)

Actor and Dancer Fred Astaire
Actor and Dancer
Fred Astaire

Famous Deaths

  • Willem H Drucker, lawyer, dies at 45