Wednesday 12 July 1933
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Donald E Westlake and Victor Poor.
Baby Face, directed by Alfred E. Green, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933
while Ann Vickers by Sinclair Lewis was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 12 July 1933 ?
- Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
- Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
- Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
- Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday (2nd day)
- The "center pivot irrigation day" of Colorado
- Kiribati - Independence Day
- RainMaker Day - Salem, OR.
- Spo TomT and Prfncipe - Independence Day
- Donald E Westlake: American novelist (d. 2008).
- Victor Poor: American engineer developed the Datapoint 2200 (d. 2012).
- Donald Westlake: American author and screenwriter (d. 2008).
- Willem H Drucker: Lawyer, dies at 45.
- US Congress establishes the first minimum wage law at 33 cents per hour.
- Congress passes the first federal minimum wage law in the United States: 33 cents per hour.
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