What Happened on July 20, 1933

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Germany: Two-hundred Jewish merchants are arrested in Nuremberg and paraded through the streets.
  • In London, 500,000 march against anti-Semitism.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Vatican state secretary Pacelli (Pius XII) signs accord with Hitler

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler

Famous Birthdays

  • Aliki Vouyouklaki, actress (Madalena)
  • Buddy Knox, American rock vocalist (Party Doll, Lovey Dovey), born in Happy, Texas (d. 1999)
  • Cormac McCarthy, American author
  • Jose Vicente Asuar, composer
  • Nelson Doubleday, publisher (Doubleday)/owner (NY Mets)