On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1933

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ban on James Joyce's "Ulysses" in US lifted

Novelist & Poet James Joyce
Novelist & Poet
James Joyce

Famous Birthdays

  • Henryk G√≥recki, Polish composer (Symphony No. 3 - Symphony of Sorrowful Songs), born in Czernica, Poland (d. 2010)
  • Jim Pothecary, South African cricket medium pace bowler (3 Tests, 9 wickets; Western Province), born in Cape Town, South Africa (d. 2016)
1933 Highlights

About December 6, 1933

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 11 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius