On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • John Tchicai, Danish jazz saxophonist and composer (New York Art Quartet), born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 2012)

Famous Deaths

  • Fuʾād I [Aḥmad Fuʾād Pasha], King of Egypt (1922-36), dies at 68
1936 Highlights

About April 28, 1936

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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