On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1936

Historical Events

  • Catholic People's Party (KVP) of Curacao forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Arlene Golonka, American actress (The Andy Griffith Show - "Millie Hutchins"; Mayberry R.F.D. - "Millie Swanson"), born in Chicago, Illinois (D. 2021)
  • Jerry Kramer, American football player (Green Bay Packers) and author (Instant Replay), born in Jordan, Montana

Famous Deaths

  • Dame Clara Butt, alto singer (Country of Hope & Glory), dies at 62
1936 Highlights

About January 23, 1936

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

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