On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1933

Historical Events

  • 2nd emergency Dutch government of Colijn forms

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Phillies Chuck Klein hits for cycle vs St Louis Cards

Baseball Hall of Fame Right Fielder Chuck Klein
Baseball Hall of Fame Right Fielder
Chuck Klein

Famous Birthdays

  • Ted Rogers OC, Canadian entrepreneur and MLB team owner (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 2008)

Famous Deaths

  • Horatio Bottomley, British financier and politician (b. 1860)

Person of interestJimmie Rodgers

Jimmie Rodgers [James Charles], American country singer and singing brakeman, dies of a pulmonary hemorrhage at 35

Country Singer Jimmie Rodgers
Country Singer
Jimmie Rodgers

1933 Highlights

About May 26, 1933

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 4 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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