On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1935

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st radio tube made of metal announced, Schenectady, NY

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Whelan, Irish soccer forward (4 caps Rep Ireland; Manchester Utd 79 games; died Munich air disaster), born in Dublin, Leinster (d. 1958)
  • Hans H Boswinkel, actor and director (Surprise Attack, Tutorials in Love)
  • John Murray, cricketer (Eng 1961-67, 1st wk called Murray to play Tests)
  • Larry McDonald, American politician (d. 1983)