On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Simpson, Australian cricket batsman, captain and coach (62 Tests; Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1965), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Jim Marshall, American photographer (The Beatles, Woodstock), 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? 85 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius