Birthdays in History in December 1933

  • Dec 1 Violetta Verdy, French ballerina and teacher, born in Pont-l'AbbĂ©, Brittany (d. 2016)
  • Dec 2 K. Veeramani, Indian anti-caste activist
  • Dec 3 Paul J. Crutzen, Dutch chemist, Nobel laureate
  • Dec 5 Edward Daly, Irish Bishop "Bloody Sunday" priest, born in Belleek, County Fermanagh (d. 2016)
  • Dec 11 Earnest P van Altena, author/interpreter (Chansons van Earnest)
  • Dec 11 Aquilino Pimentel, Jr., Filipino politician
  • Dec 15 Tim Conway, Willoughby Oh, comic (McHale's Navy, Carol Burnett Show)
  • Dec 17 Paul Snoek, [Edm Schietekat], Belgian poet
  • Dec 18 Arthur Leigh Allen, Suspected Zodiac serial killer (d. 1992)
  • Dec 20 Gordon Getty, son and heir of J. Paul Getty, born in Los Angeles
  • Dec 20 Jean Carnahan, U.S. Senator
  • Dec 21 Huib Eversdijk, Dutch 2nd chamber member (CDA)
  • Dec 23 Akihito, emperor of Japan (1989- )
  • Dec 26 Caroll Spinney, American puppeteer (Big Bird on Sesame Street), born in Waltham, Massachusetts
  • Dec 28 John Y. Brown, Jr., American politician
  • Dec 31 Chryssa Vardea-Mavromichali, Athens Greece, Greek American artist