On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 1933

Historical Events

  • Fiorello H. La Guardia is elected the 99th mayor of New York City.
  • Pennsylvania voters overturn blue law, by permitting Sunday sports

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernie Michie, Scottish rugby union lock (15 caps; 2 caps British & Irish Lions; Barbarians FC; London Scottish RUFC, Leicester Tigers RUFC), born in Aberdeen, Scotland (d. 2021)
  • George Tibbits, Australian composer, born in Boulder, Western Australia (d. 2008)
1933 Highlights

About November 7, 1933

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 1 month and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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