On This Day

February 1, 1933 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Colonial government arrests Anton de Kom in Paramaribo Suriname
  • Dutch bishops forbid membership of non-catholic unions

Event of interestEvent of Interest

German Parliament is dissolved by President Paul von Hindenburg by the request of new chancellor Adolf Hitler

German President and WWI General Paul von Hindenburg
German President and WWI General
Paul von Hindenburg
Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler

Birthdays in History

  • Reynolds Price, American writer (Strengthened by a Pale Green Light)