On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1936

Historical Events

  • Belgian bishops condemn fascism & communism
  • Ron Hamence scores 104 for SA v Queensland before 4,865

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexandra HEOC, English princess/daughter of Sir Angus Ogilvy
  • Ismail Merchant, film producer (Merchant Ivory - Remains of the Day), born in Mumbai, India

Famous Deaths

  • Pierre Maurice, Swiss composer, dies at 68
1936 Highlights

About December 25, 1936

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

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