July 1933 in History

Events in History

  • Jul 1 German nazi regime declares that married women shouldn't work
  • Jul 1 The Canadian Parliament suspends all Chinese immigration.
  • Jul 2 Carl Hubbell shuts-out Cards 1-0 in 18 innings without a walk
  • Jul 4 Work begins on Oakland Bay Bridge
  • Jul 5 German party Catholic Center disbands
  • Jul 8 Public Works Administration becomes effective
  • Jul 10 1st police radio system operated, Eastchester Township, NY
  • Jul 12 Congress passes 1st minimum wage law (33 cents per hour)
  • Jul 14 Germany began mandatory sterilization of those with hereditary illness
  • Jul 14 NSDAP (Nazis) becomes only political party in Germany
  • Jul 14 Verity bowls out Essex twice in a day, 8-47 & 9-44, at Leyton
  • Jul 15 Wiley Post began 1st solo flight around world
  • Jul 17 After successfully crossing the Atlantic Ocean, the Lithuanian research aircraft Lituanica crashes in Germany under mysterious circumstances.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jul 20 Vatican state secretary Pacelli (Pius XII) signs accord with Hitler

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • Jul 20 In London, 500,000 march against anti-Semitism.
  • Jul 20 Germany: Two-hundred Jewish merchants are arrested in Nuremberg and paraded through the streets.
  • Jul 21 Haifa Harbor in Palestine opens
  • Jul 22 1st solo flight round the world 7d 19hrs (Wiley Post)
  • Jul 22 Caterina Jarboro sings "Aida", NYC-1st negro prima donna in US
  • Jul 24 German judge Vogt signs deed of accusation against Van der Lubbe
  • Jul 28 1st singing telegram delivered (to Rudy Vallee), NYC
  • Jul 28 Spain recognizes the USSR

Birthdays in History

  • Jul 2 Kalim Siddiqui, islamic campaigner
  • Jul 3 Edward Brandt, American doctor and public health official (d. 2007)
  • Jul 8 Antonio Lamer, French Canadian lawyer and chief justice
  • Jul 9 Oliver Sacks, English Neurologist and author (Awakenings), born in London (d. 2015)
  • Jul 11 Olga Havlova, political activist
  • Jul 12 Donald E. Westlake, American author
  • Jul 13 David Storey, British novelist and playwright (This Sporting Life), born in Wakefield (d. 2017)
  • Jul 14 Robert Bourassa, premier of Quebec (1970-76, 1985- ), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Jul 15 James Ball, British economist
  • Jul 18 Aad Nuis, Dutch writer/undersecretary of Education (D66)
  • Jul 18 Yevgeny Yevtushenko, Russian poet (Bratsk Station), born in Zima, Siberia (d. 2017)
  • Jul 20 Cormac McCarthy, American author
  • Jul 21 Brigitte Reimann, writer
  • Jul 21 John C Gardner, scholar/writer (Grendel, Sunlight Dialogues)
  • Jul 22 Chuck Cassey, choral director (Jimmy Dean Show), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Jul 23 Richard Rogers, English architect
  • Jul 27 Ted Whitten, Australian rules footballer (d. 1995)
  • Jul 31 Cees Nooteboom, Dutch writer

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jul 3 Hipólito Yrigoyen, President of Argentina (1916-22, 1928-30), dies at 80

Argentine President Hipólito Yrigoyen
Argentine President
Hipólito Yrigoyen
  • Jul 7 John M Acket, literary (New Friends), dies at 70
  • Jul 8 Anthony Hope, British author (b. 1863)
  • Jul 12 Willem H Drucker, lawyer, dies at 45
  • Jul 15 Irving Babbitt, US writer (Democracy & Leadership), dies at 67