On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 1935

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Addressing a meeting of Stakhanovites, Joseph Stalin utters his famous phrase "life has become better"

Soviet General Secretary Joseph Stalin
Soviet General Secretary
Joseph Stalin

Famous Birthdays

  • Willibrordus S. Rendra, Indonesian poet (Ballad orang-orang tertjina), born in Surakarta, Central Java, Indonesia (d. 2009)

Famous Deaths

  • Lidj Jasu, emperor of Ethiopia, dies at 39
1935 Highlights

About November 7, 1935

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

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