October 2, 1936 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • 1st alcohol power plant forms, Atchison, Kansas
  • Amsterdam's Calvinist Churches reject nazism
  • French franc devalued, relatively late and after Britain (1931) and the US (1933)

Birthdays in History

  • Johnnie Cochran, American attorney (O.J. Simpson defense attorney), born in Shreveport, Louisiana (d. 2005)
  • Roger Sainsbury, Anglican Bishop of Barking