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Source: Wikipedia Historical context
  • Koningin Wilhelmina (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from August 10, 1929 to May 26, 1933 the cabinet Ruys de Beerenbrouck III, with Jonkheer mr. Ch.J.M. Ruys de Beerenbrouck (RKSP) as prime minister.
  • In The Netherlands , there was from May 26, 1933 to July 31, 1935 the cabinet Colijn II, with Dr. H. Colijn (ARP) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 8.2 million citizens.
  • January 24 » The 20th Amendment to the United States Constitution is ratified, changing the beginning and end of terms for all elected federal offices.
  • February 15 » In Miami, Giuseppe Zangara attempts to assassinate US President-elect Franklin D. Roosevelt, but instead shoots Chicago mayor Anton J. Cermak, who dies of his wounds on March 6, 1933.
  • March 2 » The film King Kong opens at New York's Radio City Music Hall.
  • March 15 » Austrian Chancellor Engelbert Dollfuss keeps members of the National Council from convening, starting the Austrofascist dictatorship.
  • August 1 » Anti-Fascist activists Bruno Tesch, Walter Möller, Karl Wolff and August Lütgens are executed by the Nazi regime in Altona.
  • December 5 » The Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution is ratified.
Weather

The temperature on January 18, 1933 was between -4 °C and 1.6 °C and averaged -1.7 °C. There was 3.9 hours of sunshine (47%). The average windspeed was 3 Bft (moderate breeze) and was prevailing from the south-southeast.

Source: KNMI

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from January 18, 1933 at Delpher


Born on January 18

Died on January 18

Names that were popular for boys in 1933
  • Johannes
  • Jan
  • Cornelis
  • Hendrik
  • Willem
  • Petrus
  • Adrianus
  • Pieter
  • Gerrit
  • Jacobus
  • Wilhelmus
  • Antonius
  • Jacob
  • Gerardus
  • Franciscus
Names that were popular for girls in 1933
  • Maria
  • Johanna
  • Anna
  • Cornelia
  • Elisabeth
  • Wilhelmina
  • Adriana
  • Petronella
  • Catharina
  • Hendrika
  • Jacoba
  • Geertruida
  • Aaltje
  • Margaretha
  • Helena