On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1935

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

"Mutiny on the Bounty" directed by Frank Lloyd and starring Charles Laughton and Clark Gable premieres in New York (Best Production/Picture 1936)


Famous Birthdays

  • Alain Delon, French actor (Honor Among Thieves, Return of Zorro), born in Sceaux, France
  • Alfonso L√≥pez Trujillo, Colombian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church, born in Villahermosa, Colombia (d. 2008)

Famous Deaths

  • Hans Windisch, German New Testament scholar, dies at 54
1935 Highlights

About November 8, 1935

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 85 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio