On This Day

What Happened on November 16, 1933

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Brazilian President Getulio Vargas declares himself dictator

President and Dictator of Brazil Getulio Vargas
President and Dictator of Brazil
Getulio Vargas
  • Roosevelt establishes diplomatic relations with USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Garnet Mimms, American singer (Enchanters-Cry Baby), born in Ashland, West Virginia
  • Guy Stockwell, American actor (Chris-Adventures in Paradise), born in NYC, New York

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Ramon Magsaysay, latter President of the Philippines (26) weds Luz Banzon (18) at Lourdes church in Manila

7th President of the Philippines Ramon Magsaysay
7th President of the Philippines
Ramon Magsaysay

1933 Highlights

About November 16, 1933

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio