What Happened on June 5, 1933

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 38th Women's French Championships: Margaret Scriven beats Simonne Mathieu (6-2, 4-6, 6-4)
  • French Championships Men's Tennis: Australian Jack Crawford wins his first and only French title; beats home favourite Henri Cochet 8-6, 6-1, 6-3
  • US drops the Gold Standard when Congress enacts a joint resolution nullifying creditors right to demand payment in gold