On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1935

Historical Events

  • Austria has world's 1st Day of Postage Stamp

Famous Birthdays

  • Roger Christian, American ice hockey left wing (Olympic gold 1960; Christian Brother's Hockey Sticks), born in Warroad, Minnesota (d. 2011)

Woody Allen

Woody Allen [Allen Konigsberg], American film director and actor (Zelig, Annie Hall), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Bernard Schmidt, German optical instrument maker (inventor of the Schmidt telescope), dies at 56
1935 Highlights

About December 1, 1935

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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