On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert "Bobby" Gregg, American drummer and record producer (Bob Dylan's "Like a Rolling Stone"), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2014)

Famous Deaths

  • A. E. Housman, English poet (A Shropshire Lad), dies at 77
1936 Highlights

About April 30, 1936

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus