On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1933

Historical Events

  • Electric Home & Farm Authority Inc, authorized

Famous Birthdays

  • Cicely Tyson, Harlem actress (Roots, Miss Jane Pittman), born in NYC, New York
  • Kevan Gosper, Australian athlete

Famous Deaths

  • George Jackson Churchward, GWR Chief mechanical engineer. (b. 1857)
1933 Highlights

About December 19, 1933

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius