On This Day

What Happened on April 13, 1936

Historical Events

  • Ioannis Metaxas proclaims himself dictator of Greece

Famous Birthdays

  • Henryk Majewski, Polish big band jazz trumpeter (Old Timers), born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 2005)

Famous Deaths

  • Konstantinos Demertzis, Greek premier, dies at 60
  • Milton Brown, American swing bandleader, dies at 32
1936 Highlights

About April 13, 1936

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 3 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries