What Happened on December 28, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack Ingram, American auto racer (NASCAR Busch Series champion 1982, 85), born in Asheville, North Carolina (d. 2021)
  • Jacques Mesrine, French criminal (d. 1979)
  • Lawrence Schiller, American journalist

Famous Weddings

  • British best-selling romantic author Barbara Cartland (35) marries 2nd husband Hugh McCorquodale

Bronko Nagurski

Football player Bronko Nagurski (28) weds childhood sweetheart Eileen Kane in International Falls, Minnesota

1936 Highlights

About December 28, 1936

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

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