On This Day

What Happened on September 26, 1936

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestWinnie Mandela

Winnie Mandela [Winnie Madikizela-Mandela], South African anti-apartheid activist and ANC politician, born in Bizana, Pondoland, South Africa (d. 2018)

Anti-Apartheid Activist and Politician Winnie Mandela
Anti-Apartheid Activist and Politician
Winnie Mandela

Famous Deaths

  • Harriet Monroe, American poet (Poet's Life), dies at 75
1936 Highlights

About September 26, 1936

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra