On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Frits Niessen, Dutch politician (PvdA)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actor Henry Fonda (31) weds socialite Frances Ford Seymour (28) at Christ Church, New York City


Famous Deaths

  • Karl Buresch, Austrian lawyer and politician, dies at 57
1936 Highlights

About September 16, 1936

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo