On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1936

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Barbara Hanley became Canada's 1st woman mayor (Webbwood, Ontario)

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestDarlene Hard

Darlene Hard, American tennis player (US C'ships 1960-61, French C'ships 1960; 18 Grand Slam doubles titles), born in Los Angeles, California

Tennis Player Darlene Hard
Tennis Player
Darlene Hard
  • Julio Maria Sanguinetti Cairolo, Uruguayan politician (President, 1985-90, 95- ), born in Montevideo, Uruguay
  • RubĂ©n Amaro, Sr., Mexican baseball player (Philadelphia Phillies), born in Nuevo Laredo (d. 2017)

Famous Deaths

  • Charles A Stoneham, pres (NY Giants), dies