On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 1936

Historical Events

Historic Event

Charles "Lucky" Luciano is sentenced to 30 to 50 years in state prison

Historic Event

Spanish Civil War: General Francisco Franco issues manifesto and leads an uprising in the Spanish army stationed in Morocco

Famous Birthdays

  • Ted Harris, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Winnipeg, Canada
1936 Highlights

About July 18, 1936

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 11 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

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