What Happened on March 5, 1933

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

FDR proclaims 10-day bank holiday

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • Germany's Nazi Party wins majority in parliament (43.9%-17.2M votes)

Famous Birthdays

  • Evgeni Vasiukov, Russian chess grandmaster (World Senior Champion 1995), born in Moscow, Russia (d. 2018)
  • Norbert Linke, German composer