On This Day

What Happened on November 29, 1933

Historical Events

  • 1st state liquor stores authorized (Pennsylvania)
  • Japan begins persecution of communists

Famous Birthdays

  • David Reuben, author (Everything You Wanted to Know about Sex)
  • James Rosenquist, American pop artist, born in Grand Forks, North Dakota (d. 2017)
  • John Lamb, American jazz double bassist (Duke Ellington Orchestra), born in Vero Beach, Florida
  • John Mayall, British blues musician (John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers), born in Macclesfield, England
1933 Highlights

About November 29, 1933

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius