On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1933

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Baseball owners agree to ban Sunday doubleheaders until after June 15

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Woods, South African journalist, anti-apartheid activist and author (Biko, Asking for Trouble), born in Elliotdale, South Africa (d. 2001)
  • Jesse Belvin, Texarkana Arkansas, rock vocalist (Mr Easy)
  • Tim Conway, Willoughby Oh, comic (McHale's Navy, Carol Burnett Show)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actor Gary Cooper (32) weds actress Veronica Balfe (20) in Park Avenue, New York City