What Happened on March 6, 1935

Historical Events

  • Frank Bartell (Czech), cycles record 80.584 mph in LA

Famous Birthdays

  • Derek Kevan, English soccer striker (14 caps; WBA 262 games, Manchester City), born in Ripon, England (d. 2013)
  • Ron Delany, Irish 1500m runner (Olympic gold 1956), born in Arklow, Republic of Ireland
Born in 1935

Famous Deaths

  • Fridolf Rhudin, Swedish actor and comedian (The Wrong Millionaire, Secret Svensson), dies from brain fever at 39

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr (1841-1935)

US 59th Supreme Court justice (1902-32), dies of pneumonia at 93

1935 Highlights

About March 6, 1935

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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