On This Day

What Happened on November 16, 1936

Historical Events

  • German air force begins bombing of Madrid

Famous Birthdays

  • John Moore, Australian politician (Minister of Defence 1998-2001), born in Rockhampton, Queensland
  • Shirvani Chalayev, Daghestanian composer, born in Khosrekh, Daghestan, Russia
1936 Highlights

About November 16, 1936

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio