On This Day

What Happened on July 7, 1936

Historical Events

  • 4th MLB All Star Game, Braves Field, Boston: After losing the first 3 AS Games, NL wins 4-3, 4 different Cubs players score the runs
  • RCA shows 1st real TV program (dancing, film on locomotives, Bonwit Teller fashion show and monologue from Tobacco Road & comedy)

Famous Birthdays

  • Friedhelm Dohl, composer
  • Nikos Xilouris, Greek singer (d. 1980)
  • Stuart Ross Dempster, composer
1936 Highlights

About July 7, 1936

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer