What Happened on September 25, 1933

Turin Shroud: Holy Relic or Fake?

Historical Events

  • 1st state poorhouse opens in Smyrna, Georgia
  • 5th "extermination campaign" begins against communists in Nanjing and Jiangxi province, China

Famous Birthdays

  • Adolfo Suárez, Prime Minister of Spain (1976-81), born in Cebreros, Spanish Republic (d. 2014)
  • Arthur Duncan, American tap dancer (The Lawrence Welk Show, 1964-82), born in Pasadena, California
  • Erik Darling, American folk musician (Rooftop Singers), born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 2008)
  • Hubie Brown, American Basketball Hall of Fame coach, broadcaster (2-time NBA Coach of the Year), born in Hazleton, Pennsylvania
  • Ian Tyson, Canadian fok singer-songwriter (Ian & Sylvia), born in Victoria, British Columbia (d. 2022) [1]

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Ehrenfest, Austrian-Dutch theoretical physicist (phase transition, Ehrenfest theorem), dies at 53
  • Ring Lardner, American writer (b. 1885)
1933 Highlights

About September 25, 1933

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra