What Happened in November 1933

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 4 Bradman scores 200 NSW v Queensland, 184 mins, 26 fours

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman

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Nov 4 Hermann Goering & Georgi Dimitrov duel

Nazi Politician Hermann Goering
Nazi Politician
Hermann Goering
  • Nov 4 Young Park (1) in the Bronx named in honor of James Young
  • Nov 5 Chicago Bears 30 game unbeaten streak ends to Patriots (10-0)
  • Nov 5 Spanish Basques vote for autonomy
  • Nov 7 Pennsylvania voters overturn blue law, by permitting Sunday sports
  • Nov 7 Fiorello H. La Guardia is elected the 99th mayor of New York City.

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Nov 8 FDR creates Civil Works Administration

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • Nov 10 Black Blizzard snowstorm-duststorm rages from SD to Atlantic
  • Nov 11 "Great Black Blizzard" 1st great dust storm in Great Plains

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Nov 11 Billie Holiday's second song and first hit, "Riffin' the Scotch", is released

Jazz Musician Billie Holiday
Jazz Musician
Billie Holiday
  • Nov 12 1st Sunday football game in Philadelphia (previously illegal)
  • Nov 12 1st game at NFL Pitts Pirate's Forbes Field, lose to Bkln Dodgers 32-0
  • Nov 12 First known photo of so-called Loch Ness monster is taken
  • Nov 12 Nazis receive 92% of vote in Germany
  • Nov 13 1st modern sit-down strike, Hormel meat packers, Austin, Minn

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Nov 16 Brazilian President Getulio Vargas declares himself dictator

President and Dictator of Brazil Getulio Vargas
President and Dictator of Brazil
Getulio Vargas
  • Nov 16 Roosevelt establishes diplomatic relations with USSR
  • Nov 17 United States recognizes Soviet Union, opens trade
  • Nov 17 Marx brothers film "Duck Soup" directed by Leo McCarey and starring the Marx Brothers is released in the US
  • Nov 19 Women allowed to vote in Spain (helps right wing)
  • Nov 21 1st US ambassador to USSR, W.C. Bullitt, begins service
  • Nov 25 1st Soviet liquid fuel rocket attains altitude of 261' (80m)
  • Nov 26 Camille Chautemps becomes French premier

MurderMurder of Interest

Nov 28 A Dallas grand jury delivers a murder indictment against Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow for the January 1933 killing of Tarrant County Deputy Malcolm Davis

American Outlaw Bonnie Parker
American Outlaw
Bonnie Parker
Bank Robber Clyde Barrow
Bank Robber
Clyde Barrow
  • Nov 29 1st state liquor stores authorized (Pennsylvania)
  • Nov 29 Japan begins persecution of communists
  • Nov 30 CCC Camps are established in Cleveland Park District

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 1 Davey Moore, American featherweight world champion boxer who died after injuries sustained in a match against Sugar Ramos, born in Lexington, Kentucky (d. 1963)
  • Nov 3 Aneta Corsaut, Jutchinson Ks, actress (Helen Crump-Andy Griffith)
  • Nov 3 Jeremy Brett, Berkswell England, actor (Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Freddie-My Fair Lady)
  • Nov 3 Louis W Sullivan, US Sec of Health & Human Services (1989- )
  • Nov 3 Michael Dukakis, Governor of Massachusetts (1975-79 and 1983-91) and 1988 Democratic presidential nominee, born in Brookline, Massachusetts
  • Nov 3 John Barry, English composer

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Nov 3 Amartya Sen, Indian economist and Nobel Prize laureate (welfare economics and social choice theory), born in Santiniketan, West Bengal, India

Economist/Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen
Economist/Nobel Laureate
Amartya Sen
  • Nov 4 Mildred McDaniel, US high jumper (Olympic-gold-1956)
  • Nov 4 Tito Francona, American baseball player
  • Nov 6 Joseph Pope, US singer (Hey Girl Don't Bother Me)
  • Nov 6 Knut Johannesen, Norway, 5K/10K speed skater (Olympic-gold-1964)
  • Nov 7 George Tibbits, composer
  • Nov 9 Jim Perry, American and Canadian tv host ($ale of the Century), born in Camden, New Jersey (d. 2015)
  • Nov 10 Seymour Nurse, cricketer (prolific WI batsman, 258 v NZ 1969)
  • Nov 10 Ronald Evans, American astronaut (d. 1990)
  • Nov 10 Mack Rice, musician and songwriter (Mustang Sally), born in Clarksdale, Mississippi (d. 2016)
  • Nov 12 Peter Post, Dutch cyclist (8x European Champion at Derny-drive)
  • Nov 13 Adrienne Corri, actress (River, Doctor Zhivago), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 2016)
  • Nov 14 Fred W Haise Jr, Biloxi Miss, astronaut (Apollo 13 STS T-1, T-3, T-5)
  • Nov 15 Barbara Carson, actress (Comedy Tonight, Carter Country), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Nov 15 Jack Burns, comedian (Burns & Schreiber), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Nov 16 Guy Stockwell, actor (Chris-Adventures in Paradise), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 16 Garrett "Garnet" Mimms, Ashland West Virginia, singer (Enchanters-Cry Baby)
  • Nov 17 Orlando Peña, Cuban baseball player
  • Nov 18 Jacques Charpentier, composer
  • Nov 19 Larry King, radio/TV host "143 Arivadechi" (Larry King Show, CNN), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 19 Jerry Sheindlin, American jurist; husband of Judith Sheindlin
  • Nov 21 Frank Brake, English multi-millionaire
  • Nov 21 Henry Hartsfield Jr, American astronaut (STS-4, STS 41-D, STS 61A), born in Birmingham Ala, (d. 2014)
  • Nov 21 Jean Shepard, Pauls Valley Oklahoma, country singer (Ozark Jubilee)
  • Nov 21 Joseph Campanella, American actor
  • Nov 23 Hayes Jenkins, US, figure skater (Olympic-gold-1956)
  • Nov 23 Krzysztof Penderecki, Debica Poland, composer ("Threnody to the Victims of Hiroshima")
  • Nov 23 Ali Shariati, Iranian sociologist and revolutionary
  • Nov 25 Kathryn Grant Crosby, actress (Mr Cory, Big Circus), born in Houston, Texas
  • Nov 25 Lenny Moore, NFL back (Baltimore Colts)
  • Nov 25 Ramiro Cortes, composer
  • Nov 25 Rene Enriquez, actor (Ray Calletano-Hill Street Blues), born in San Francisco, California

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Nov 26 Robert Goulet, Lawrence, Massachusetts, American singer and actor (d. 2007)

American Singer and Actor Robert Goulet
American Singer and Actor
Robert Goulet
  • Nov 28 Joe Knollenberg, (Rep-R-Michigan)
  • Nov 29 David Reuben, author (Everything You Wanted to Know about Sex)
  • Nov 29 John Mayall, MacClesfield England, pop musician (Don't Washed Me Time)
  • Nov 29 James Rosenquist, American artist
  • Nov 30 Linwood C Ivey, NC, (Mayor-Garysburg NC)
  • Nov 30 Norman Deeley, English footballer (d. 2007)

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Nov 16 Ramon Magsaysay, latter President of the Philippines (26) weds Luz Banzon (18) at Lourdes church in Manila

7th President of the Philippines Ramon Magsaysay
7th President of the Philippines
Ramon Magsaysay

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 3 Emile Roux, French scientist (b. 1853)
  • Nov 5 Texas Guinan, American saloon keeper, actress, and musician (b. 1884)
  • Nov 8 Mohammed Nadir Shah, king of Afghanistan, assassin by Abdul Khallig
  • Nov 15 Affie Jarvis, cricketer (11 Tests for Australia, 9 catches), dies
  • Nov 19 Enrique Jose Varona, Cuban sociologist/vice-president, dies at 84
  • Nov 26 Edward Julius Biedermann, composer, dies at 84
  • Nov 30 Sir Arthur Currie, Canadian general (b. 1875)