On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1933

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestHobart "Hobie" Alter

Hobart "Hobie" Alter, American surf and sailing entrepreneur and pioneer who created the Hobie Cat, born in Ontario, California (d. 2014)

  • Phil Goyette, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Lachine, Canada
1933 Highlights

About October 31, 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: Scorpio