On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1933

Historical Events

  • Dutch government forbids leftwing radio address

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Llewellyn, Welsh-American scientist and NASA astronaut, born in Cardiff, Wales (d. 2013)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Royce, English industrialist & automobile founder (Rolls-Royce), dies at 70
1933 Highlights

About April 22, 1933

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 3 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus