Friday 17 February 1933
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Mystery of the Wax Museum, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933
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- Saint Evermodus
- Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
- Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
- Random Acts of Kindness Day.
- Ancient Latvia - Tanis Diena observed.
- Saint Silvinus
- Roman Empire - Quirinalia in honor of Quirinus.
- Standley Hoch: American accountant and CEO of General Public Utilities, a power company.
- Larry Jennings: American magician and author (d. 1997).
- Craig Thomas: American politician (Representative-Republican-Wyoming).
- Craig L Thomas: American politician (d. 2007).
- Henri[cus A] Viotta: Dutch Composer (Handbook of Music), dies at 84.
- 1st issue of Newsweek magazine published
- Blondie Boopadoop married Dagwood Bumstead in the comic Blondie
- Marinus van der Lubbe arrives in Glindow, at Potsdam
- US Senate accepts Blaine Act ending prohibition.
- The Blaine Act ends Prohibition in the United States.
- First issue of Newsweek magazine published.
- Newsweek magazine is published for the first time.
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