On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1933

Historical Events

Historic Event

Clyde Barrow kills Tarrant County Deputy Sheriff Malcolm Davis after walking into a trap set for another criminal

Bank Robber Clyde Barrow
Bank Robber
Clyde Barrow

Famous Birthdays

  • Emil Steinberger, Swiss comedian, born in Lucerne, Switzerland
  • Fred L. Turner, American businessman (CEO of McDonalds, 1977-2004), born in Des Moines, Iowa (d. 2013)

Famous Deaths

  • Vladimir de Pachmann, Russian-German pianist, dies at 84
1933 Highlights

About January 6, 1933

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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