On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1933

Historical Events

  • Minnie D. Craig becomes the first female elected as Speaker of the North Dakota House of Representatives, the first female to hold a Speaker position anywhere in the United States.

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Pickford, Canadian-American actor (The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come), dies at 37
  • Wilhelm Cuno, German Reich's chancellor (1922-23) and businessman, dies at 56
1933 Highlights

About January 3, 1933

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn