On This Day

What Happened on December 31, 1935

Historical Events

  • Charles Darrow patents the board game Monopoly, goes on to be the 1st millionaire game designer
  • CPH becomes Dutch Communist Party

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Allan, Australian cricketer (1 Test Australia v England 1965, 2-58 & 0-25), born in Brisbane, Australia
  • Rolf Haufs, German writer, born in Düsseldorf (d. 2013)

1935 Highlights

About December 31, 1935

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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