On This Day

What Happened on March 16, 1933

Historical Events

Appointment of Interest

Adolf Hitler names Hjalmar Schacht as President of Bank of Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Sandy Weill, American financier and philanthropist

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Haar, Hungarian mathematician, dies at 47
1933 Highlights

About March 16, 1933

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 8 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces