April 1, 1933 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Hammond scores 336* v NZ at Auckland, 47 fours 10 sixes

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Heinrich Himmler becomes Police Commander of Germany

Leading Nazi and Reichsf├╝hrer of the SS Heinrich Himmler
Leading Nazi and Reichsf├╝hrer of the SS
Heinrich Himmler
  • Nazi Germany begins persecution of Jews by boycotting Jewish businesses

Birthdays in History

  • Dan Flavin, US minimalist sculptor
  • Stan Weston, American toy licensing agent, had concept for G.I. Joe, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2017)

Deaths in History

  • Frederic Thesiger, 1st Viscount Chelmsford, 22nd Governor of New South Wales (1908-13) and Viceroy of British India (1916-21), dies at 64