On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1936

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Tennis champs Helen Moody & Howard Kinsley volley 2,001 times (1h18m)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Cropp, Australian shark hunter and photographer
  • Eldee Young, US bassist (Young Holt Unlimited-Hang on Sloopy)

Famous Deaths

  • Guy d'Hardelot, French composer, best known for Because (b. 1858)
  • Howard Francis, cricketer (2 Tests S Af v Eng 1898-99, 39 runs), dies