On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Florence King, American humorist, born in Washington, D.C. (d. 2016)
  • 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? 85 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn