On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1936

Historical Events

  • 106.5°F - Hottest afternoon ever in Iowa

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestRobert Redford

Robert Redford, American actor (Sting, Candidate, Natural, Great Gatsby), born in Santa Monica, California


1936 Highlights

About August 18, 1936

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo