On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1933

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Great Black Blizzard" 1st great dust storm in Great Plains

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Billie Holiday's second song and first hit, "Riffin' the Scotch", is released

Jazz Musician Billie Holiday
Jazz Musician
Billie Holiday

Famous Birthdays

  • Marlene VerPlanck [Pampinella], American jazz and pop vocalist, born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 2018)