On This Day

March 6, 1933 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

FDR declares a nationwide bank holiday

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • Maxwell Anderson's "Both your Houses" premieres in NYC
  • Poland occupies the free city of Danzig (GdaƄsk)

Birthdays in History

  • Heiko Wierenga, Dutch soc-dem mayor of Enschede (1977-94)

Deaths in History

  • Anton Cermak, American politician (44th Mayor of Chicago, 1931-33), dies 23 days after being shot in Miami at 59
  • Anton J Cermak, US mayor of Chicago, murdered