What Happened on July 8, 1933

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 46th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Helen Moody beats D Round (6-4 6-8 6-3)

Sport awardGolf Major

68th British Golf Open: Denny Shute shoots a 292 at Old Course at St Andrews

Golfer and Three-Time Major Championship Winner Denny Shute
Golfer and Three-Time Major Championship Winner
Denny Shute
  • Public Works Administration becomes effective

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonio Lamer, French Canadian lawyer and chief justice

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony Hope, British author (b. 1863)