On This Day

What Happened on September 14, 1936

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Paul Waner ties Rogers Hornsby's NL record of 200 hits for 7 times

Famous Birthdays

  • Ferid Murad, American physician and pharmacologist (Nobel 1998), born in Whiting, Indiana
  • Harry Danielsen, Norwegian educator and politician, born in Rødøy, Norway (d. 2011)
  • Nicol Williamson, Scottish actor (Excalibur, Spawn), born in Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland (d. 2011)
  • Stan Williams, American baseball pitcher (NY Yankees, LA Dodgers), born in Enfield, New Hampshire
  • Terence Donovan, English photographer, born in Stepney, London (d. 1996)
  • Walter Koenig, actor (Checkov-Star Trek), born in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Ossip Gabrilovich, composer, dies at 58