What Happened on January 5, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Florence King, American humorist, born in Washington, D.C. (d. 2016)
  • Margarita Sierra, Spanish-American actress (Surfside 6 - "Cha Cha"), born in Madrid, Spain (d. 1963)
  • Terry Lineen, New Zealand rugby union centre (12 caps; Auckland), born in Auckland, New Zealand (d. 2020)
1936 Highlights

About January 5, 1936

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

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