On This Day

What Happened on June 20, 1933

Famous Birthdays

  • Brett Halsey, actress (Paul-Follow the Sun), born in Santa Ana, California
  • Claire Tomalin, English biographer and editor, born in London, England
  • Danny Aiello, American actor (Moonstruck, Do the Right Thing), born in NYC, New York (d. 2019)
  • Earl of Cranbrook, CEO (Nature Conservancy Council)
  • Jean Boiteux, French 400m freestyle swimmer (Olympic gold 1952)
  • Peter T. Kirstein, British computer scientist 'European father of the internet' (Internet Protocol,), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 2020)

Famous Deaths

  • Clara Zetkin, German feminist, Socialist, and Communist leader, dies at 75
1933 Highlights

About June 20, 1933

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini