On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1936

Famous Birthdays

  • Frits Niessen, Dutch politician (PvdA)

Famous Weddings

Henry Fonda

American actor Henry Fonda (31) weds Canadian-American 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? 85 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo