On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Kennedy, 106th US Supreme Court justice (1988- ), born in Sacramento, California
  • Benito Sarti, Italian soccer defender (6 caps; Juventus, Sampdoria), born in Padua, Italy (d. 2020)
  • Don Drysdale [Donald Scott], American MLB player (LA Dodgers-Cy Young 1962), born in Van Nuys, California (d. 1993)
1936 Highlights

About July 23, 1936

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 11 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo