Tuesday 24 October 1933
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ronald Kray and Reginald Kray.
The Kennel Murder Case, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933
while As the Earth Turns by Gladys Hasty Carroll was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Also see October 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In The Fellowship of the Ring, by J.R.R. Tolkien, the date is mentioned to Frodo Baggins by Gandalf upon his waking in Rivendell.
- Discordianism - Maladay
- Zambia - Independence Day (1964)
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Antonio Maria Claret
- United Nations Day (charter 1945)
- Ronald Kray: English gangster (d. 1995).
- Reginald Kray: English gangster (d. 2000).
- Jean-Marie Pelt: Pharmacy professor, botanist, ecologist and toxicologist.
- Ronnie Kray: British homicide; a professional criminal along with his identical twin brother.
- Reggie Kray: British homicide; the first born of twins.
- Norman Rush: American author and educator.
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- The Old Spinning Wheel - Ray Noble & His Orchestra
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