Saturday 28 January 1933
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Susan Sontag in New York City and Jack Hill.
She Done Him Wrong, directed by Lowell Sherman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933
while Anthony Adverse by Hervey Allen was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 28 January 1933 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
- Susan Sontag in New York City: New York, USA; essayist/novelist/film director (The Benefactor, 1966 Pol Award).
- Jack Hill: American director and screenwriter.
- Theodor Birt [Beatus Rhenanus]: German classicist / writer, dies at 80.
- French government of Paul Boncour falls.
- German government of Kurt von Schleicher falls.
- Edouard Daladier forms a government in France.
- Nazi leader Adolf Hitler is appointed Chancellor of Germany by President of Germany Paul von Hindenburg.
- ''The Lone Ranger'' debuts on American radio.
- January ndash The London Underground diagram designed by Harry Beck is introduced to the public.
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