What Happened on March 24, 1936

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Red Wings beat Montreal Maroons in 16 mins & 30 seconds of 6th period Stanley Cup game lasts 9 periods (176 mins), ends 1-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Olmedo, American tennis player (Australian Nats, Wimbledon 1959), born in Arequipa, Peru
  • David Suzuki, Canadian scientist and environmentalist
  • Don Covay [Donald Randolph], American R & B musician and songwriter (Chain of Fools), born in Orangeburg, South Carolina (d. 2015)
  • Fredrick Kaufmamn, composer