On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 1936

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Spanish Dictator and General Francisco Franco
Spanish Dictator and General
Francisco Franco

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? 84 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer