On This Day

What Happened on June 14, 1933

Historical Events

Sports History

MLB's Lou Gehrig and Joe McCarthy thrown out of game, McCarthy suspended 3 games but Gehrig isn't, so he continues his streak at 1,249 games

Famous Birthdays

  • Jerzy Kosiński, Polish-American novelist (The Painted Bird, Being There), born in Łódź, Poland (d. 1991)
  • Vladislav Rastorotsky, Soviet gymnastics coach, born in Liski, Russian SFSR (d. 2017)

Famous Deaths

  • Albert Ross Parsons, American composer, dies at 85
1933 Highlights

About June 14, 1933

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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