On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1933

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

FDR authorizes 1st swimming pool built inside the White House

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • WNJ-AM in Newark NJ goes off the air

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Rozario, orchestra leader (Tony Orlando, Marie), born in Shanghai, China
  • Jerry Lumpe, American baseball player, born in Lincoln, Missouri, (d. 2014)

Famous Deaths

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

About June 2, 1933

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini