On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 1936

Historical Events

  • NY Yankees beat Giants 4 games to 2 in 33rd World Series

Famous Birthdays

  • Anna Quayle, British actress (A Hard Day's Night, Stop the World - I want to Get Off), born in Birmingham, England (d. 2019)
  • Rob Touber [Robert J Noordervliet], cabaret director (Capers)

Famous Weddings

  • Diana Mitford marries Oswald Mosley in the house of Joseph Goebbels with Adolf Hitler as a guest
1936 Highlights

About October 6, 1936

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra