On This Day

What Happened on January 29, 1933

Famous Birthdays

  • A. C. Alston, bibliographer
  • Margaret Laird, Commissioner (Third Church Estates)
  • Sacha Distel, French singer (Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head cover), born in Paris, France (d. 2004)

Famous Deaths

  • Sara Teasdale, American poet (b. 1884)
1933 Highlights

About January 29, 1933

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 9 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius