What Happened on March 16, 1933

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Hitler names Hjalmar Schacht as president of Bank of Germany

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

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, born in Brooklyn, New York

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
  • Sandy Weill, American financier and philanthropist

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Her, Hungarian mathematician, dies at 47