On This Day

What Happened on May 25, 1936

Historical Events

  • The Remington Rand strike, led by the American Federation of Labor, begins

Famous Birthdays

  • Rusi Surti, Indian cricketer (Indian slow lefty, hat-trick for Qld 1969), born in Surat, Gujarat, India (d. 2013)
  • Tom T. Hall, American country singer and writer (Harper Valley PTA), born in Olive Hill, Kentucky

Famous Deaths

  • Ján Levoslav Bella, Slovak composer, dies at 92
1936 Highlights

About May 25, 1936

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini