On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1936

Historical Events

Treaty of Interest

Adolf Hitler breaks the Treaty of Versailles by sending troops into the Rhineland

Famous Birthdays

  • Colin Appleton, English soccer midfielder (Leicester City 277 games) and manager (Hull City, Swansea City, Exeter City), born in Scarborough, England (d. 2021)
  • Georges Perec, French writer (Seire Noire, Retour a la bien-aimee)
1936 Highlights

About March 7, 1936

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

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