On This Day

What Happened on April 10, 1936

Historical Events

  • 200" mirror blank arrives in Pasadena

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Smith, American R&B singer (The Spinners), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2013)

Person of interestJohn Madden

John Madden, NFL coach (Oakland Raiders) and sports commentator (CBS, FOX), born in Austin, Minnesota

NFL Coach and Sportscaster John Madden
NFL Coach and Sportscaster
John Madden
  • Michael Naylor, English insurance broker (Endsleigh Insurance), born in Croydon (d. 1995)
1936 Highlights

About April 10, 1936

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries