On This Day

What Happened on March 1, 1933

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Bank holidays declared in 6 states, to prevent run on banks

Famous Birthdays

  • Istvan Lang, Hungarian composer, born in Budapest
  • Joan Hackett, NY, actress (Will Penny, One Stone Pony)
  • Myrlie Evers, American politician and commissioner (LA Board of Public works)

Famous Deaths

  • Uładzimir Žyłka, Belarusian poet, dies at 32