On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 1935

Famous Birthdays

  • Benjamin T. Hacker, American naval aviator (first Naval Flight Officer (NFO) to achieve Flag rank), born in Washington, D.C. (d. 2003)
  • Bob Krueger, American Democrat politician and diplomat (U.S. ambassador to Botswana & Burundi), born in New Braunfels, Texas
  • Nick Massi, American rocker (4 Seasons-Sherry), born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 2000)
  • Thomas W. Ewing, American Republican politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Illinois), born in Atlanta, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Jules Cambon, French ambassador, to U.S. (1897), Spain (1902–07) and Germany (1907–14), dies at 90
  • Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, Russian pioneer in rocket and space research, dies at 78
1935 Highlights

About September 19, 1935

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 2 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo