On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1933

Historical Events

  • Karl Radek praises invincible force of German communist party

MurderAssassination Attempt

President-elect Franklin D. Roosevelt survives assassination attempt but Chicago Mayor Anton Cermak is mortally wounded, he would die on March 29

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • Social-democratic newspaper "Vorwarts" banned again in Berlin

Famous Birthdays

  • Adolfo, Cardones Cuba, fashion designer (Nancy Reagan)
1933 Highlights

About February 15, 1933

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius