On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Akiko Kojima, Japanese model (Miss Universe 1959 - 1st Japanese and Asian woman to win the title), born in Tokyo

Famous Deaths

  • Ramiro de Maeztu, Spanish writer (Don Quixote & Celestine), dies at 61
1936 Highlights

About October 29, 1936

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 84 years and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio