On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1933

Historical Events

  • First modern sighting of the Loch Ness Monster by Aldie and John Mackay saw "something resembling a whale"
  • World Trade Day/National Maritime Day 1st celebrated

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Estelle [Ronald Edwards], British actor and singer (It Ain't Half Hot Mum), born in Crumpsall, Lancashire (d. 2003)
1933 Highlights

About May 22, 1933

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini