On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1936

Historical Events

  • The Boy Scouts of the Philippines formed.

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Landon, American actor (Bonanza, Highway to Heaven), born in Forest Hills, New York (d. 1991)
  • Sergei Nikolayevich Gaidukov, Russian cosmonaut, born in Zhuravka, Voronezh, Russia (d. 2008)
1936 Highlights

About October 31, 1936

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio