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, Japanese artist, poet, singer, and second wife of John Lennon born in Tokyo, Empire of 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? 88 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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