On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1933

Historical Events

  • 1st drive-in theater opens (Camden New Jersey)
  • US Employment Service created

Famous Birthdays

  • Heinrich Rohrer, Swiss physicist (tunneling microscope-Nobel 1986), born in Buchs, Switzerland (d. 2013)
1933 Highlights

About June 6, 1933

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 5 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini