On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1933

Historical Events

  • 1st US ambassador to USSR, W.C. Bullitt, begins service

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Brake, English multi-millionaire
  • Henry Hartsfield Jr, American astronaut (STS-4; STS-41-D; STS-61-A), born in Birmingham, Alabama (d. 2014)
  • Jean Shepard, American country singer (Ozark Jubilee), born in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma (d. 2016)
1933 Highlights

About November 21, 1933

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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