On This Day

What Happened on July 25, 1936

Historical Events

  • 115 acre Orchard Beach opens in the Bronx

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerry Ashmore, British racing driver, born in West Bromwich, Staffordshire
  • Glenn Murcutt, Australian architect (winner of Pritzker Architecture Prize 2002), born in London
1936 Highlights

About July 25, 1936

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

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