What Happened on April 19, 1936

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Anti-Jewish riots break out in Palestine
  • First day of the Great Uprising in Palestine.

Famous Birthdays

  • Csaba Szabo, Hungarian composer, born in Ákosfalva, Transylvania (d. 2003)
  • Ruby Johnson, US singer (I'll Run Your Hurt Away)
  • Wilfried Martens, premier (Belgium, 1979-81, 1981-92), (d. 2013)