On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1933

Historical Events

  • Federal Emergency Relief Administration & Agricultural Adjustment Administration form to help the needy & farmers

Famous Birthdays

  • (Antoni) "Ton" Hartsuiker, Dutch pianist, composer, broadcaster, and educator, born in Zwolle, Netherlands (d. 2015)
  • Andrey Voznesensky, Russian poet, born in Moscow, Soviet Union (d. 2010)
1933 Highlights

About May 12, 1933

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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