Monday 7 August 1933
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jerry [Eugene] Pournelle and Eddie Firmani.
Baby Face, directed by Alfred E. Green, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 7 August 1933 ?
- Jerry [Eugene] Pournelle: United States -- Sci-fi author (Mercenary, Red Dragon).
- Eddie Firmani: South African football player and coach.
- Elinor Ostrom: American economist and academic Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2012).
- Jerry Pournelle: American journalist and author.
- The Simele massacre: The Iraqi Government slaughters over 3,000 Assyrians in the village of Sumail. The day becomes known as Assyrian Martyrs Day.
- Simele massacre: More than 3,000 Assyrian Iraqis are killed by Iraq government troops.