On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1933

Historical Events

  • CFL Grey Cup, Athletic Park, Sarnia: Toronto Argonauts edge Sarnia Imperials, 4-3 for their 3rd Championship
  • Romania prohibits fascist Iron Guard

Famous Birthdays

  • Milt Campbell, American decathlete (Olympic gold 1956), born in Plainfield, New Jersey (d. 2012)
  • Orville Moody, American golfer (US Open 1969), born in Chickasha Oklahoma (d. 2008)

Famous Deaths

  • Morice Bird, cricketer (scored 280 runs in 10 Tests for England), dies
1933 Highlights

About December 9, 1933

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius