On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1936

Historical Events


MurderMurder of Interest

French singer Édith Piaf questioned after nightclub owner and her patron Louis Leplée murdered in Paris

Singer Edith Piaf
Singer
Edith Piaf

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Nichols, American golfer (PGA C'ship 1964), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Frank Serpico, American policeman who blew whistle on NYPD corruption, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Kenneth Mars, American actor (The Producers), born in Chicago Illinois (d. 2011)
1936 Highlights

About April 14, 1936

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 7 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries