On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1936

Historical Events


Sport awardPGA Championship

PGA Championship Men's Golf, Pinehurst CC: Denny Shute wins first of his consecutive PGA titles, defeating Jimmy Thomson, 3 & 2

Golfer Denny Shute
Golfer
Denny Shute

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Zender, German composer and conductor (Stephen Climax; Chief Joseph) born in Wiesbaden, Germany (d. 2019)
  • Joachim BiƟmeier, German actor

Famous Deaths

  • Louis Apol, Dutch painter, etcher and literary, dies at 86
1936 Highlights

About November 22, 1936

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 84 years and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius