On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Mick O'Dwyer, Gaelic footballer and manager, born in Waterville, Ireland

Famous Weddings

George Orwell

Novelist and journalist George Orwell (33) weds Eileen Maud O'Shaugnessy (30) at St. Mary's Church

1936 Highlights

About June 9, 1936

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 5 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

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