On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1936

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Carl Hubbell, 26-6, edges out Dizzy Dean, 24-13, for MVP honors in NL

Baseball Pitcher Carl Hubbell
Baseball Pitcher
Carl Hubbell
  • Spanish government moves to Barcelona

Famous Deaths

  • Anne Sullivan [Johanna Macy], American teacher who educated Helen Keller, dies at 70
1936 Highlights

About October 20, 1936

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra