What Happened on May 22, 1933

Day of the Week: Monday

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)
  • Gary Burden, American artist and one of the pioneers for the concept of album cover art (designed covers for Neil Young, Nash, The Doors), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2018)
  • John Browning, pianist (Leventritt Award-1956), born in Denver, Colorado