On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Ken Loach, British film director (The Wind That Shakes the Barley), born in Nuneaton, Warwickshire

Famous Deaths

  • Henry B Walthall, American actor (The Birth of a Nation, Klondike), dies at 58
1936 Highlights

About June 17, 1936

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini