On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1933

Historical Events

Sports History

FDR authorizes 1st swimming pool built inside the White House

  • WNJ-AM in Newark NJ goes off the air

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Rozario, American pianist (Louis Prima), and orchestra leader (Bobby Darin; Tony Orlando; Donny & Marie), born in Shanghai, China (d. 2013)
  • Jerry Lumpe, American baseball player, born in Lincoln, Missouri, (d. 2014)

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Jarvis, American athlete (Olympic gold 100m 1900), dies at 54
1933 Highlights

About June 2, 1933

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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