On This Day

What Happened on July 13, 1936

Historical Events

  • 112°F (44°C), Mio, Michigan (state record)
  • 114°F (46°C), Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin (state record)

Famous Birthdays

  • Albert Ayler, American musician (d. 1970)

Famous Deaths

  • Izydor Lotto, composer, dies at 91
  • Jose Calvo Sotelo, Spanish minister of Finance, murdered at 43
1936 Highlights

About July 13, 1936

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer