On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack Keller, American songwriter, and record producer ("Run To Him"; "Breakin' In A Brand New Broken Heart"; theme to Bewitched), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2005)
  • Juan Carlos Zorzi, Argentinian composer, and conductor, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 1999)
  • Susan Kohner, American actress (Imitation of Life, Gene Krupa Story), born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Edward German, English Welsh composer (Merrie England), dies at 74
1936 Highlights

About November 11, 1936

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

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