On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • David Joel Zinman, American composer and conductor (Baltimore Symphony, 1985-98), born in NYC, New York
  • James Hampton, American actor (Bugler Dobbs-F Troop, Teen Wolf), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • June Jordan, Caribbean-American playwright and poet (His Own Where), born in Harlem, New York (d. 2002)
1936 Highlights

About July 9, 1936

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer