On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Héctor Quintanar, Mexican composer, born in Mexico City, Mexico (d. 2013)
  • Jack Noreiga, West Indian cricketer (9-95 WI v India 1971), born in Saint Joseph, Trinidad and Tobago (d. 2003)
  • Pen Sovann, 1st post-Khmer Rouge Cambodian Prime Minister (1981), born in Takéo (d. 2016)
  • Raymond Poulidor, French professional cyclist, born in Masbaraud-Mérignat, France
1936 Highlights

About April 15, 1936

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries