On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1933

Famous Birthdays

  • Fred Willard, American comedian and actor (Best In Show, Everyone Loves Raymond), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2020)
  • Jimmie F. Rodgers [James Frederick], American singer and guitarist (Jimmie Rodgers Show, Honey Comb), born in Camas, Washington
  • Manfred Niehaus, German composer, born in Cologne, Germany (d. 2013)
  • Robert "Bob" Bennett, American politician (U.S. Senator from Utah), born in Salt Lake City, Utah (d. 2016)
  • Robert Blake, American actor (Baretta, Little Rascals, Coast to Coast), born in Nutley, New Jersey

Person of interestScotty Bowman

Scotty Bowman, NHL player and coach (Montreal Canadians/Detroit Red Wings), born in Montreal, Quebec

NHL Coach Scotty Bowman
NHL Coach
Scotty Bowman
  • Valentina Ponomaryova, Soviet cosmonaut (Vostok 6 backup), born in Moscow, Russia
1933 Highlights

About September 18, 1933

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo