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

Person of interestPerson of Interest

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