What Happened on July 20, 1933

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Germany: Two-hundred Jewish merchants are arrested in Nuremberg and paraded through the streets
  • In London, 500,000 march against anti-Semitism

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Vatican state secretary Pacelli (Pius XII) signs accord with Adolf Hitler

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler

Famous Birthdays

  • Aliki Vouyouklaki, actress (Madalena)
  • Buddy Knox, American rock vocalist (Party Doll, Lovey Dovey), born in Happy, Texas (d. 1999)
  • Cormac McCarthy, American author
  • Jose Vicente Asuar, composer
  • Nelson Doubleday, publisher (Doubleday)/owner (NY Mets)