On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • 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

LoveWedding of Interest

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

Hall of Fame American Football Player Bronko Nagurski
Hall of Fame American Football Player
Bronko Nagurski

1936 Highlights

About December 28, 1936

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn