What Happened on March 4, 1936

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


CommunicationHindenburg Disaster

1st flight of the airship Hindenburg at Friedrichshafen, Germany


Famous Birthdays

  • Aribert Reimann, composer
  • David Thompson, British food magnate/multi-millionaire
  • Eric Allandale, rocker (Foundations)
  • Jim Clark, Scottish Formula One driver (World Champion 1963,65), born in Kilmany, Fife (d. 1968)

Famous Deaths

  • Ruben Mattias Liljefors, composer, dies at 64