On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1935

Historical Events


BeatificationCatholic Encyclical

Pope Pius XI publishes encyclical Ad Catholici Sacerdotii

259th Pope Pius XI
259th Pope
Pius XI

Famous Birthdays

  • Khalid "Billy" Ibadulla, Pakistani cricketer (166 on debut Pakistan v Aust 1964), born in Lahore, Pakistan

Famous Deaths

  • Martin O'Meara, Australian soldier (b. 1882)
1935 Highlights

About December 20, 1935

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius