November 1933 in History

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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 Spanish Basques vote for autonomy
  • Nov 7 Fiorello H. La Guardia is elected the 99th mayor of New York City.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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
  • Nov 12 1st Sunday football game in Philadelphia (previously illegal)
  • 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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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 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

Birthdays in History

  • 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

Person of interestPerson of Interest

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 10 Ronald Evans, American astronaut (d. 1990)
  • Nov 14 Fred W Haise Jr, Biloxi Miss, astronaut (Apollo 13 STS T-1, T-3, T-5)
  • 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 23 Ali Shariati, Iranian sociologist and revolutionary
  • Nov 28 Joe Knollenberg, (Rep-R-Michigan)
  • Nov 29 David Reuben, author (Everything You Wanted to Know about Sex)
  • Nov 29 James Rosenquist, American artist
  • Nov 30 Linwood C Ivey, NC, (Mayor-Garysburg NC)

Weddings in History

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

Deaths in History

  • Nov 3 Emile Roux, French scientist (b. 1853)
  • Nov 8 Mohammed Nadir Shah, king of Afghanistan, assassin by Abdul Khallig
  • Nov 19 Enrique Jose Varona, Cuban sociologist/vice-president, dies at 84
  • Nov 30 Sir Arthur Currie, Canadian general (b. 1875)