On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1936

Historical Events

  • 1st parliamentary debate on NZ radio
  • 200" telescope lens shipped, Corning Glass Works, NY-Cal Tech
  • Mary Joyce ends a 1,000 mile trip by dog in Alaska

Famous Birthdays

  • Erich Urbanner, Austrian composer and educator, born in Innsbruck, Austria
  • Fred Paris, rocker (Five Satins)
1936 Highlights

About March 26, 1936

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 9 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries