On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 1936

Historical Events

  • Ivar Ballangrud of Norway narrowly misses winning all 4 speed skating events at the Garmisch-Partenkirchen Winter Olympics; finishes 2nd in 1,500m just 1.0s behind teammate Charles Mathiesen

Famous Birthdays

  • John Harris, British(?) cricket player
  • Leamon King, Tulare California, 4X100m relayer (Olympic gold 1956)
1936 Highlights

About February 13, 1936

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius