What Happened on October 28, 1936

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

FDR rededicates Statue of Liberty on its 50th anniversary

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Davis, American-born musical conductor and composer
  • Charlie Daniels, singer (Devil Went Down to Georgia), born in Wilmington, North Carolina
  • Horst Antes, German painter
  • Ted Hawkins, American singer and guitarist (The Next Hundred Years), born in Biloxi, Mississippi (d. 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • E G Winkler, writer, dies