On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 1936

Historical Events

  • Pumping begins to build Treasure Island in San Francisco Bay

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestBurt Reynolds

Burt Reynolds, American actor (Deliverance, Evening Shade, Strip Tease, Cannonball), born in Lansing, Michigan (d. 2018)

1936 Highlights

About February 11, 1936

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

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