On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1936

Historical Events

Election of Interest

Manuel Azaña elected the second President of the Spanish Republic

  • Nahas Pasja becomes premier of Egypt

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Mullens, British Lt-Gen (Deputy chief of defense)
  • Jayne Cortez, Fort Huachuca, Arizona, poet (I see Chano Pozo), (d. 2012)
  • Michael Stone, English broker/multi-millionaire (Man Group)
  • Trevor Clay, Gen-Sec (Royal College of Nursing)
1936 Highlights

About May 10, 1936

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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