Wednesday 22 February 1933
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. 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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- Blessed Saint Isabel of France (+1270)
- United States - Washington's Birthday (traditionally).
- Ash Wednesday in 2023.
- Saint Lucia - independence (1979).
- The Scouting movement celebrates this day as "B.-P. day" or "Founder's Day" as it is the shared birthday of the Scouts' founder Sir Robert Baden-Powell and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell, the World Chief Guide.
- The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts celebrates this day as "Thinking Day" as it is the shared birthday of the Scouts' founder Sir Robert Baden-Powell, and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell, the World Chief Guide.
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of the Chair of Saint Peter.
- Joseph Raffael: American artist who describes his style as contemporary realism and who takes his inspiration from the natural world.
- Katharine Lucy Mary Worsley: England, United Kingdom -- Duchess of Kent.
- Tor Staff: Norwegian barrister.
- Bobby Smith: English footballer.
- Roger Gicquel: Thiers sur Théve Journalist.
- Justin Capră: Romanian engineer and academic (d. 2015)
- Katharine : Duchess of Kent
- Sheila Hancock: English actress and author
- Katharine Worsley: British nobility, the Duchess of Kent. The youngest child and only daughter of Sir William and Lady Worsley, Katharine grew up in York where she attended Queen Margaret’s School and Bunton Hill School in Norfolk. She loved music and learned to play the piano, oboe and clarinet. After completing her education, she worked at a children’s home and later took a position as a kindergarten teacher. She supports many different causes, particularly those that benefit children, and she travels the world
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