On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1933

Historical Events

  • Radio Clube de Mocambique's 1st radio transmission
  • US Ladies' Figure Skating championship won by Maribel Vinson
  • US Men's Figure Skating championship won by Roger Turner

Famous Birthdays

  • Dayton "Bones" Howe, American record producer and sound engineer (The 5th Dimension; The Association; Tom Waits), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Unita Blackwell, 1st African American mayor in Mississippi

Famous Deaths

  • Luigi A duke of the Abruzzi, Italian explorer (Ruwenzori), dies at 60
1933 Highlights

About March 18, 1933

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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