What Happened on February 1, 1933

Historical Events

  • Colonial government arrests Anton de Kom in Paramaribo Suriname
  • Dutch bishops forbid membership of non-catholic unions

Event of Interest

German Parliament is dissolved by President Paul von Hindenburg by the request of new chancellor Adolf Hitler

1933 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Reynolds Price, American writer (Strengthened by a Pale Green Light)
  • Sadao Watanabe, Japanese jazz and bossa nova saxophonist, and flute player, born in Utsunomiya, Japan
Born in 1933

About February 1, 1933

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 90 years and 2 months
Leap Year: No

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