On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1936

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent 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)
  • William A. Christenberry, American photographer and artist, born in Tuscaloosa, Alabama (d. 2016)