On This Day

What Happened on April 7, 1933

Historical Events

  • 'National Beer Day" Cullen-Harrison act comes into effect legalising sale of low alcohol beer
  • 1st 2 NAZI anti-Jewish laws, bars Jews from legal & public service
  • University Bridge, Seattle opens for traffic

Famous Birthdays

  • Wayne Rogers, American actor (M*A*S*H, House Calls), born in Birmingham Alabama (d. 2015)

Famous Deaths

  • Jan Erik/Eric Jan Hanussen, Berlin astrologist/illusionist, murdered
1933 Highlights

About April 7, 1933

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries