On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 1933

Historical Events

  • Haifa Harbor in Palestine opens

Famous Birthdays

  • Brigitte Reimann, German writer (Franziska Linkerhand), born in Burg bei Magdeburg (d. 1973)
  • John Gardner, American writer (Grendel, Sunlight Dialogues), born in Batavia, New York (d. 1982)
1933 Highlights

About July 21, 1933

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer