On This Day

What Happened on March 16, 1935

Historical Events

AgreementTreaty of Interest

Adolf Hitler orders German re-armament in violation of The Treaty of Versailles

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • Scotland beats England, 10-7 at Murrayfield, Edinburgh to allow Ireland to win the Home Nations Rugby Championship with a 2-1 record

Famous Birthdays

  • Teresa Berganza, Spanish soprano

Famous Deaths

  • Aron Nimzowitsch, Latvian-born chess player (b. 1886)
  • John Macleod, Scottish-Canadian physiologist (Nobel 1923), dies at 58
1935 Highlights

About March 16, 1935

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces