On This Day

What Happened on July 19, 1936

Historical Events

  • 17 year old Cleveland Indians future Baseball HOF pitcher Bob Feller makes his MLB debut in relief in 9-5 loss to Senators at Griffith Stadium, Washington
  • Spanish premier Casares Quiroga succeeded by Jose Giral

Famous Birthdays

  • Connie Kurtz, American Gay Rights advocate, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2018)
1936 Highlights

About July 19, 1936

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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