On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Annelien Kappeyne van de Coppello, Dutch politician (VVD)
  • Bill Wyman, English rock and jazz bassist (Rolling Stones, 1962-93 - "Under My Thumb"), born in Lewisham, London
  • David Nelson, American actor, director, and producer (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet), born in NYC, New York (d. 2011)
  • Rainer Kunad, German composer, born in Chemnitz, Germany (d. 1995)
1936 Highlights

About October 24, 1936

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 84 years and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio