Historical Events in September 1933

  • 1st Soccer team DVS '33 forms
  • 3rd Yevgeniy Abalakov reaches the highest point of the Soviet Union - Communism Peak (7495 m).
  • 4th 1st airplane to exceed 300 mph (483 kph), JR Wendell, Glenview, Il

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4th Coup on Cuban president De Cespedes by Fulgencio Batista

Cuban President and Dictator Fulgencio Batista
Cuban President and Dictator
Fulgencio Batista
  • 8th Spain's 2nd government of Azaña forms
  • 10th 1st Negro League All-Star Game, West beats East 11-7 (Comiskey Park)
  • 10th 53rd U.S. Men's National Championship: Fred Perry beats Jack Crawford (6-3, 11-13, 4-6, 6-0, 6-1)
  • 11th Britain's Fred Perry thwarts Australian Jack Crawford's bid for a Grand Slam by defeating him at US Tennis championship
  • 12th Alejandro Lerroux forms new Spanish government
  • 12th Dutch parliament accepts ban on uniforms
  • 12th Leó Szilárd, waiting for a red light on Southampton Row in Bloomsbury, conceives the idea of the nuclear chain reaction.
  • 13th Elizabeth McCombs becomes the first New Zealand woman Member of Parliament
  • 14th 2 billion board feet of lumber destroyed in Tillamook Oregon fire
  • 14th Schaduwproces-Rijksdagbrand opens in London
  • 19th NY Giants clinch the pennant
  • 20th Pittsburgh Steelers (as Pirates) play 1st NFL game, lose 23-2
  • 21st Trial against Marinus der Lubbe opens
  • 23rd Yanks commit 7 errors in 1 game but beat Boston 16-12
  • 25th 1st state poorhouse opens in Smyrna, Georgia
  • 25th 5th "extermination campaign" against communists in Nanjing China
  • 26th Sidney Kingsley's "Men in White" premieres in NYC
  • 28th Greer Garson wed Edward Snelson
  • 29th Little King, Cartoon Character, by Von Beuren, debut
  • 30th Berlin/Hart/Heyman/Myers ballet "As Thousands Cheer," premieres in NYC