On This Day

Deaths in History in November 1933

  • Nov 3 Emile Roux, French scientist (b. 1853)
  • Nov 8 Mohammed Nadir Shah, King of Afghanistan (1929-33), assassinated at 50 by Abdul Khaliq during a graduation ceremony at a high school in Kabul
  • Nov 19 Enrique José Varona, Cuban author, dies at 84
  • Nov 30 Arthur Currie, Canadian soldier (fought in WWI), dies at 57