On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Eduard Martsevich, Soviet-Russian actor and People's Artist of the RSFSR, born in Tbilisi, USSR (d. 2013)

Person of interestMary Tyler Moore

Mary Tyler Moore, American actress (The Dick Van Dyke Show; Mary Tyler Moore Show; Ordinary People), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2017)

Person of interestRay Nitschke

Ray Nitschke, American NFL linebacker (Green Bay Packers), born in Elmwood Park, Illinois (d. 1998)

NFL Legend Ray Nitschke
NFL Legend
Ray Nitschke
  • Vitaly Alexeyevich Godzyatsky, Soviet composer
1936 Highlights

About December 29, 1936

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

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