On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1933

Historical Events

  • 1st game at NFL Pitts Pirate's Forbes Field, lose to Bkln Dodgers 32-0
  • 1st Sunday football game in Philadelphia (previously illegal)
  • First known photo of so-called Loch Ness monster is taken by Hugh Gray
  • Nazis receive 92% of vote in Germany

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestJalal Talabani

Jalal Talabani, Iraqi-Kurdish politician and President of Iraq (2005-2014), born in Kelkan, Iraq (d. 2017)

6th President of Iraq Jalal Talabani
6th President of Iraq
Jalal Talabani
  • Peter Post, Dutch cyclist (8x European Champion at Derny-drive)

Famous Deaths

  • James T. Kelley, Irish actor (The Rink, The Immigrant), dies at 79
1933 Highlights

About November 12, 1933

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio