On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 1933

Historical Events

  • Berlin Olympic Committee vote to introduce basketball in 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Booth, cricketer (dual Australian cricket/hockey international)
  • Wilfried Dietrich, German FR, super-heavyweight (Olympic gold 1960)
1933 Highlights

About October 19, 1933

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 87 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra