On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Sinclair, cricketer (21 Tests for NZ in the 60's, 3 centuries)
  • Philip Kaufman, director (Right Stuff, Henry & June)

Famous Deaths

  • [Marie] Louise Hens, Flemish actress (Bitter Pill), dies at 80
1936 Highlights

About October 23, 1936

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio