On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1936

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

7th-place Brooklyn Dodgers fire manager Casey Stengel

Baseball Hall of Fame Manager Casey Stengel
Baseball Hall of Fame Manager
Casey Stengel

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Dutoit, Swiss conductor, born in Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Gennadi Mikhailovich Kolesnikov, Russian cosmonaut, born in Dauriya, Russia
1936 Highlights

About October 7, 1936

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra