On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1933

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Pittsburgh Steelers (as Pirates) play 1st NFL game, lose 23-2

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Banas, American choreographer (Malibu U, Jonathan Winters Show), born in NYC, New York
  • Dennis Viollet, English former soccer player (Manchester United), born in Fallowfield, Manchester, England (d. 1999)

Famous Deaths

  • Annie Besant, English social reformer and supporter of Indian independence, dies at 85