What Happened on June 10, 1933

Historical Events

  • 65th Belmont: Mack Garner aboard Hurryoff wins in 2:32.6

Historic Event

Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker flip their car into a ravine. Parker suffers serious third degree burns from the accident which would affect her for the rest of her life.

Historic Event

John Dillinger robs his first bank, in New Carlisle, Ohio. He takes $10, 600

  • US Open Men's Golf, North Shore CC: Amateur Johnny Goodman outlasts Ralph Guldahl by a single stroke to win his only major championship

Famous Birthdays

  • Chuck Fairbanks, American football coach (New England Patriots 1973-78; University of Oklahoma 1967-72, University of Colorado 1979-81), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2013)
  • Colin Grainger, English soccer forward (7 caps; Sheffield United, Sunderland, Leeds United), born in Havercroft, England (d. 2022)
  • F. Lee Bailey, American criminal defense attorney (Sam Shepard; Boston Strangler; Patty Hearst; OJ Simpson), born in Waltham, Massachusetts (d. 2021)
  • Georgi Atanasov, Bulgarian Communist politician (Prime Minister 1986-90) (d. 2022)
1933 Highlights

About June 10, 1933

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini