On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1935

Historical Events

Historic Invention

Scottish physicist Robert Watson-Watt receives a British patents for RADAR

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivo Trumbić, Croatian water polo player (Olympic gold 1968 Yugoslavia) and coach (Olympic bronze Netherlands 1976), born in Split, Croatia (d. 2021)
  • Sharon Acker, Canadian actress (Della Street-Perry Mason 1973), born in Toronto, Ontario
1935 Highlights

About April 2, 1935

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries