What Happened on November 5, 1936

Historical Events

Event of Interest

French writer Andre Gide criticizes Soviet regime

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Dertouzos, Greek internet pioneer, Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Director of the M.I.T. Laboratory for Computer Science (d. 2001)
  • Uwe Seeler, German soccer striker (72 caps West Germany; Hamburger SV 476 games, 404 goals), born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 2022)
  • William A. Christenberry, American photographer and artist, born in Tuscaloosa, Alabama (d. 2016)
Born in 1936
1936 Highlights

About November 5, 1936

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

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