On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1933

Historical Events

  • 1st interstate legislative conference in US opens, Washington, D.C.

Historic Event

German Minister Hermann Goering bans social-democratic newspaper Vorwarts

  • Marinus van der Lubbe departs to Berlin

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Sarbanes, American politician (Senator-D-MD, 1977-2007, sponsored Sarbanes–Oxley Act), born in Salisbury, Maryland (d. 2020)
1933 Highlights

About February 3, 1933

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 3 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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