On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1936

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Armenian SSR, Azerbaijan SSR, Georgian SSR, Kazakh SSR & Kirghiz SSR becomes constituent republics of Soviet Union
  • CFL Grey Cup, Varsity Stadium, Toronto: Sarnia Imperials defeat Ottawa Rough Riders, 26-20 for their 2nd Championship

Famous Birthdays

  • James Lee Burke, American writer (Dave Robicheaux series), born in Houston, Texas