On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1933

Historical Events

  • Italian boxer Primo Carnera beats Spanish challenger Paulino Uzcudun on points in Rome, Italy to retain the IBU heavyweight title

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Herod Peterson, Winona Mississippi, Col USAF/astronaut (STS 6)
  • Helmut Senekowitsch, Austrian footballer (d. 2007)
1933 Highlights

About October 22, 1933

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra