On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1933

Historical Events

  • 20th amendment, which changed the date of US presidential inaugurations to 20th January, is ratified

Famous Birthdays

  • Chita Rivera, American actress (West Side Story, Sweet Charity), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Joel Spiegelman, American composer, born in Buffalo, New York
1933 Highlights

About January 23, 1933

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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