What Happened on December 19, 1933

Historical Events

  • US President Roosevelt creates Electric Home & Farm Authority (EHFA) to assist low income household with purchase of major appliances [1]

Famous Birthdays

  • Kevan Gosper, Australian track and field athlete, born in Sidney, Australia
Born in 1933

Famous Deaths

  • George Jackson Churchward, British mechanical engineer (Chief of Great Western Railway Chief, 1902-22), struck and killed by a Paddington to Fishguard express train at 76
1933 Highlights

About December 19, 1933

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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