Friday August 18, 1933
US date format: 8/18/1933, UK date format: 18/8/1933
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 18, 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 Roman Polanski and Just Fontaine.
Dinner at Eight, directed by George Cukor, 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 18, 1933?
- RC saints - Saint Helena of Constantinople,Saint Alberto Hurtado
- Buhe in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church