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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in March 1933.
The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Ramsay MacDonald (Labour), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on March 1933: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 1933?


Events

  • 01 Mar 1933 Bank holidays declared in six US states, to prevent run on banks.
  • 02 Mar 1933 King Kong, premieres at Radio City Music Hall and RKO Roxy, New York City
  • 03 Mar 1933 New York City premiere of King Kong
  • 04 Mar 1933 FDR inaugrated as 32nd pres, pledges to pull US out of Depression and says We have nothing to fear but fear itself
  • 05 Mar 1933 FDR proclaims 10-day bank holiday
  • 06 Mar 1933 FDR declares a nationwide bank holiday
  • 07 Mar 1933 Game of Monopoly invented
  • 09 Mar 1933 Congress is called into special session by FDR, and began its 100 days
  • 10 Mar 1933 Nevada becomes first US state to regulate narcotics.
  • 12 Mar 1933 FDR conducts his 1st fireside chat
  • 13 Mar 1933 Banks reopen
  • 14 Mar 1933 Civilian Conservation Corp begins tree conservation.
  • 15 Mar 1933 NAACP begins coordinated attack on segregation and discrimination.
  • 18 Mar 1933 US Ladies Figure Skating Championship won by Maribel Vinson.
  • 20 Mar 1933 Giuseppe Zangara is executed in Florida's electric chair for fatally shooting Anton Cermak in an assassination attempt against President Franklin D. Roosevelt.
  • 21 Mar 1933 Construction of Dachau, the first Nazi concentration camp, is completed.
  • 22 Mar 1933 FDR makes wine and beer with up to 3.2% alcohol legal
  • 23 Mar 1933 Kroll Opera in Berlin opens
  • 24 Mar 1933 Peter I Island incorporated as a Norwegian dependency.
  • 27 Mar 1933 Polythene discovered by Reginald Gibson and Eric William Fawcett.
  • 28 Mar 1933 German Reichstag confers dictatorial powers on Hitler
  • 31 Mar 1933 German Republic gives power to Hitler

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Movies

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Sailor's Luck

Sailor's Luck

Release year: 1933

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: James Dunn, Sally Eilers, Victor Jory, Sammy Cohen

Christopher Strong

Christopher Strong

Release year: 1933

Directed by: Dorothy Arzner

Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Colin Clive, Billie Burke, Helen Chandler

Country: United States of America

Laughing Heirs

Laughing Heirs

Release year: 1933

Directed by: Max Ophüls

Starring: Lien Deyers, Heinz Rühmann, Ida Wüst, Max Adalbert

Phantom Thunderbolt

Phantom Thunderbolt

Release year: 1933

Directed by: Alan James

Starring: Ken Maynard, Tarzan, Frances Lee, Frank Rice

The Telegraph Trail

The Telegraph Trail

Release year: 1933

Directed by: Tenny Wright

Starring: John Wayne, Duke, Frank McHugh, Marceline Day