On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1936

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Person of interestJohn McCain

John McCain, American war hero and Republican politician (Rep-Arizona, 1983-2018, Presidential nominee 2008), born in Coco Solo, Panama Canal Zone (d. 2018)

US Senator John McCain
US Senator
John McCain

1936 Highlights

About August 29, 1936

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo