What Happened on February 3, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Simpson, Australian cricket batsman, captain and coach (62 Tests @ 46.81, 10 x 100s; Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1965; NSW CA), born in Sydney, Australia
  • Jim Marshall, American photographer (The Beatles final concert in San Francisco; Woodstock Festival), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2010)

Famous Deaths

  • Sophie of Schönburg-Waldenburg, consort of William of Wied, Prince of Albania (b.1885)
1936 Highlights

About February 3, 1936

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 87 years and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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