On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1933

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

Fred Astaire's 1st film, "Dancing Lady", released

Actor and Dancer Fred Astaire
Actor and Dancer
Fred Astaire

Famous Birthdays

  • K. Veeramani, Indian anti-caste activist
  • Michael Larrabee, American athlete (d. 2003)

Famous Weddings

  • 1st transatlantic telephone wedding (Bertil Clason-Sigrid Carlson)

Famous Deaths

  • Josef Gruber, Austrian organist and composer, dies at 78