Wednesday August 02, 1933
US date format: 8/2/1933, UK date format: 2/8/1933
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 2, 1933). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Ramsay MacDonald (Labour), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Tobin Bell and Michel del Castillo.
The Ghoul, directed by T. Hayes Hunter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 02, 1933?
- St. Etheldritha/Alfrida
- St. Alphonsus Mary de Ligouri
- St. Stephen
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 4 saints: St. Peter Julian Eymard
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- Opening of the Stalin White Sea ampndash Baltic Sea Canal, a 227 km navigable waterway constructed using forced labour in the Soviet Union connecting the White Sea with Lake Onega and the Baltic.