On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1936

Day of the Week: Wednesday

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

  • Irving Thalberg, American film producer (MGM), dies of pneumonia at 37
  • Karl Buresch, Austrian lawyer and politician, dies at 57