On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1933

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce A Peterson, US test pilot (M2, HL-10)
  • 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)
  • Gerrit J M Braks, Dutch minister of agriculture & land & fishing (CDA)
  • Joan Henrietta Collins, actress (Alexis-Dynasty, Bitch), born in London, England
  • John Browning, American pianist (Leventritt Award-1956), born in Denver, Colorado (d. 2003)
1933 Highlights

About May 23, 1933

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini