What Happened on May 24, 1933

Historical Events

Music History

Dmitri Shostakovich's Preludes premieres in Moscow

Famous Birthdays

  • Aharon Lichtenstein, Orthodox Jewish rabbi, born in Paris (d. 2015)
  • Christopher Staughton, British Lord Justice of Appeal (d. 2014)
  • Hemchandra Tukaram "Bal" Dani, Indian cricketer (Test Ind v Pak, 1-19, ct 1, DNB), born in Dudhani, Maharashtra (d. 1999)
  • Jane Byrne, American politician and 50th Mayor of Chicago, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2014)
  • Joaquín Vaquero Turcios, Spanish painter, born in Madrid (d. 2010)
  • Tony Mullett, dir-general (National Criminal Intelligence Service)
1933 Highlights

About May 24, 1933

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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