On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1933

Famous Birthdays

  • Gian Maria Volontè, Italian actor (Fistful of Dollars), born in Milan, Italy (d. 1994)
  • Jacques Molicard, translator and navigator (d. 1995)

Person of interestJean-Paul Belmondo

Jean-Paul Belmondo, French actor (Breathless; Casino Royale; Magnifique), born in Paris, France (d. 2021)

  • Richard Rose, American Professor of Public Policy (Strathclyde University), born in St Louis, Missouri

Famous Deaths

  • Sigfrid Karg-Elert, German composer, dies at 55
1933 Highlights

About April 9, 1933

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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