On This Day

February 26, 1933 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Golden Gate Bridge groundbreaking ceremony held at Crissy Field
  • Marinus van der Lubbe kept overnight in a police cell

Birthdays in History

  • James Goldsmith, corporate raider (Referendum Party), born in Paris, France

Deaths in History

  • Princess Thyra, daughter of Christian IX of Denmark (b. 1853)
1933 in History