On This Day

What Happened on September 25, 1936

Historical Events

  • Joe Medwick sets a still-standing NL record with his 64th double

Famous Birthdays

  • Booba [Roosevelt Melvin] Barnes, American blues guitarist, born in Longwood, Washington County, Mississippi (d. 1996)
  • Edward Jones, British Army officer (UK Military Representative to NATO in Brussels), born in Altrincham, Cheshire, England
  • Juliet Prowse, actress and dancer (Who Killed Teddy Bear), born in Mumbai, India (d. 1996)
  • Moussa TraorĂ©, Mali soldier, politician and dictator, President of Mali (1968-91), born in Kayes, French Sudan (d. 2020)
1936 Highlights

About September 25, 1936

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra