On This Day

What Happened on February 6, 1936

Historical Events

  • IV Winter Olympic Games open in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pravda criticizes Dmitri Shostakovich's ballet "Clear Brook"

Famous Birthdays

  • J. Howard Marshall III, American businessman, born in San Francisco, California
1936 Highlights

About February 6, 1936

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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