On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1933

Famous Birthdays

  • Elly Belder-Ameling, Dutch soprano
  • Mary Ure, Scottish actress (Reflection of Fear, Windom's Way) (d. 1975), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Sir Bobby Robson, English soccer forward, coach (20 caps; England manager 1982-90), born in Sacriston, County Durham (d. 2009)

Person of interestYoko Ono

Yoko Ono Lennon [Mrs John Lennon], Japanese singer & artist, born in Tokyo, Japan

Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono

Famous Deaths

  • James J. Corbett, American boxer (world heavyweight champion 1892-97), dies at 66
1933 Highlights

About February 18, 1933

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 8 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius