What Happened on March 18, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Peter Bleuel, German writer (Sex and Society In Nazi Germany), born in Stuttgart, Germany
  • Robert Lee Smith, American singer (Tams - "Be Young, Be Foolish, Be Happy")
  • Tony Nash, English bobsledder (Olympic gold two-man 1964), born in Amersham, England
Born in 1936

Famous Deaths

  • Egon Friedell, Austrian journalist, actor and writer (Kleine Portratgalerie, Der Partylowe), commits suicide to avoid arrest by the Gestapo at 58

Eleftherios VenizelosEleftherios Venizelos (1864-1936)

Prime Minister of Greece (1910-15, 1917-20, 1924, 1928-32, 1933), dies of a stroke at 71

1936 Highlights

About March 18, 1936

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 2 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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