On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1936

Historical Events

  • 1 million demonstrate to support French People's Front government
  • 116°F (47°C), Collegeville, Indiana (state record)

Famous Birthdays

  • Gloria Lambert, American singer (Sing Along With Mitch), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • Robert F. Overmyer, American USMC Colonel, and NASA astronaut (STS-5; STS-51-B), born in Lorain, Ohio (d. 1996)
1936 Highlights

About July 14, 1936

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer