On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1933

Historical Events

  • NY Yankee Russ Van Atta shuts out Washington Senators 16-0
  • Philadelphia Phillies' Dick Bartell is 1st MLB player to get 4 consecutive doubles in 9 innings

Famous Birthdays

  • Jerry Leiber, American songwriter (Leiber & Stoller - "Hound Dog"; "Jailhouse Rock"; "Is That All There Is?"), born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 2011)
1933 Highlights

About April 25, 1933

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus