On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1933

Historical Events

  • Crew of Dutch "7 Provinces" mutiny after pay cuts
  • Marinus van der Lubbe passes Dutch German boundary

Famous Birthdays

  • Jorn Donner, Helsinki Finland, director (Anna, Tenderness)
  • Nick Georgiade, American actor (Untouchables, Run Buddy Run), born in NYC, New York
  • Ron Wilson, US percussionist (Joy of Cooking)
1933 Highlights

About February 5, 1933

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius