On This Day

What Happened on April 17, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Pete Graves, American rocker (Moonglows), born in Cleveland, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Ruys de Beerenbrouck, Dutch PM (1918-23, 29-33), dies at 62
1936 Highlights

About April 17, 1936

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries