On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 1933

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mohandas Gandhi begins a 21-day fast in protest against British oppression in India

Pacifist and Spiritual Leader Mahatma Gandhi
Pacifist and Spiritual Leader
Mahatma Gandhi

Famous Birthdays

  • Alistair Service, writer/publisher
1933 Highlights

About May 8, 1933

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus