On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 1933

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Second Spanish government of Manuel Azaña forms

President of the Spanish Republic Manuel Azaña
President of the Spanish Republic
Manuel Azaña

Famous Birthdays

  • Asha Bhonsle, Indian playback singer, born in Sangli, British India
  • Eric Salzman, American composer (New Musical Theater), born in New York City (d. 2017)
  • Michael Frayn, English playwright (Copenhagen), born in Mill Hill, England
  • Paul M. Fleiss, American pediatrician; father of Heidi Fleiss

Famous Deaths

  • Faisal I ibn Hussein ibn Ali, 1st king of Iraq/Syria, dies at 50