On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1936

Historical Events

  • KVL-AM in Seattle Washington changes call letters to KEEN (now KING)

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie Palmieri, American Latin jazz pianist, bandleader, and composer (La Perfecta), born in New York City
  • Krzysztof Sadowski, Polish jazz pianist, Hammond organ player, and composer, born in Warsaw
1936 Highlights

About December 15, 1936

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius