What Happened on January 16, 1933

Historical Events

  • Cricket's Bodyline Tour: Australian batsman Bert Oldfield's skull fractured by delivery bowled by Englishman Harold Larwood during the third test in Adelaide

Famous Birthdays

  • Oleg Grigoryevich Makarov, Soviet cosmonaut (Soyuz 12, 18A, 27, T-3), born in Udomlya, Russia (d. 2003)

Susan SontagSusan Sontag (1933-2004)

American writer, philosopher and political activist (The Benefactor), born in NYC, New York

Born in 1933
1933 Highlights

About January 16, 1933

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 4 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn