On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 1935

Historical Events

  • H Levitt sinks 499 basketball free throws, misses & sinks 371 more

Famous Birthdays

  • James Graham, 8th Duke of Montrose, Southern Rhodesia-born hereditary peer of the Peerage of Scotland
  • John Pepper Clark, Nigeria, writer (Horn, Song of a Goat)
  • Luis del Sol, Spanish soccer midfielder (16 caps; Betis, Real Madrid, Juventus, Roma) and manager (Betis), born in Arcos de Jalón, Spain (d. 2021)

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Arlington Robinson, American poet, dies
1935 Highlights

About April 6, 1935

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 3 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries