On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 1933

Famous Birthdays

  • Diane Cilento, Australian actress (Agony & Ecstasy, Wicker Man), born in Brisbane, Queensland (d. 2011)

Famous Deaths

  • Nikolai Nikolayevich Yudenich, Russian WWI general, dies at 71
  • Nikolaj N Joedenitsj, Russian general/contra revolutionary, dies at 71
  • Renee Adoree, actress (Big Parade), dies at 35
1933 Highlights

About October 5, 1933

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra