On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1936

Historical Events

  • Belgium ends Locarno pact

Famous Birthdays

  • A "Bram" Stemerdink, Dutch minister of Defense (PvdA)
  • Marion S Barry, (Mayor-D-Washington, D.C., 1979-90, 95- ), drug indictment
  • Sylvia Robinson, American rocker (Mickey & Sylvia-Love is Strange), born in Harlem, New York (d. 2011)

Famous Deaths

  • Josef Stránský, Czech conductor (New York Philharmonic, 1911-23) dies at 63
  • Rubin Goldmark, American composer, dies at 63
1936 Highlights

About March 6, 1936

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces