On This Day

What Happened on September 25, 1933

Turin Shroud: Holy Relic or Fake?

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Adolfo Su├írez, Prime Minister of Spain (1976-81), born in Cebreros, Spanish Republic (d. 2014)
  • 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 singer-songwriter (Ian & Sylvia), born in Victoria, British Columbia

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? 87 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra