October 5, 1936 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • The Jarrow March sets off for London.

Birthdays in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Vaclav Havel, Czech politician (President of Czechoslovakia, 1990-2, Czech Republic, 1993-2003), born in Prague (d. 2011)

Politician and Author Václav Havel
Politician and Author
Václav Havel

Deaths in History

  • Jan J Slauerhoff, Dutch ship doc/writer (Seaman's Grave), dies at 38