On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 1933

Historical Events

  • Gustave "Staf" de Clerq forms Flemish National Covenant

Famous Birthdays

  • Kenneth "Ken" Berry, American actor (F Troop, Mayberry RFD, Mama's Family), born in Moline, Illinois (d. 2018)
  • Neale Fraser, Australian tennis player and coach (3-time Grand Slam winner, Australian Davis Cup captain), born in Melbourne, Victoria

Famous Deaths

  • Young Stribling, American boxer (vs Max Schmeling, Ring Magazine fight of the year 1931), dies in a motor cycle accident at 28
1933 Highlights

About October 3, 1933

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 87 years and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra