What Happened on November 19, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Dick Cavett, American talk show host (Dick Cavett Show), born in Kearney, Nebraska
  • Emin Aristakesian, Armenian composer, born in Yerevan, Armenia, USSR (d. 1996)
  • Michel Decoust, French contemporary classical and electro-acoustic composer and conductor (Sym├ętrie; Interphone), born in Paris, France
  • Robert White, American session guitarist (Temptations - "My Girl"), born in Billmeyer, Pennsylvania (d. 1974)

Yuan T. LeeYuan T. Lee (86 years old)

Taiwanese-American chemist (1986 Nobel Prize for Chemistry), born in Hsin-chu, Taiwan


Born in 1936

Famous Deaths

  • Buenaventura Durruti, Spanish anarchists army leader, dies in battle
1936 Highlights

About November 19, 1936

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 6 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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