Historical Events In 1936
Monday, 19 April 2021
Sep 18 On test a new lightweight streamlined passenger train attains an officially recorded speed of 112 1/2 mph on the Canadian Pacific Winchester Subdivision near St. Telesphore, Quebec, with 4-4-4 locomotive no. 3003 on this day in history.
Sep 19 Alfred A Oerter Jr, Astoria NY, discus (Olympic-gold-56, 60, 64, 68) in the year 1936.
Sep 21 Spanish fascist junta names Franco to generalissimo/supreme commander on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1936 yuriy Luzhkov, Russian politician, mayor of Moscow
Sep 23 Giants Carl Hubbell notches his 16th en route to 24 consecutive wins on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history joe Medwick sets a still-standing NL record with his 64th double
Sep 26 On this day in history harriet Monroe, US poet (Poet's Life), dies at 75
Sep 27 1st baseman Walter Alston plays in his only major league game on this day in history.
Sep 28 Bachelor's Children debuts on CBS radio (at 9:45 am) in the year 1936.
Sep 29 On this day in history radio used for 1st time for a presidential campaign
Sep 29 In the year 1936 radio used for first time for a presidential campaign
Sep 30 In the year 1936 intl Commission of Straits (Dardanelles & Bosphorus) ends
Sep 30 In the year 1936 intl Commission of the Straits (Dardanelles and Bosphorus) ends
Oct 01 Gen Francisco Franco establishes the state of Spain in the year 1936.
Oct 01 In the year 1936 oscar DaCosta, cricketer (WI all-rounder in 5 Tests 30-35), dies at 28
Oct 02 1st alcohol power plant forms, Atchison, Kansas in the year 1936.
Oct 02 On this day in history g H Simpson-Hayward, cricketer (Eng 1910, great lob bowlers), dies
Oct 03 On this day in history steve Reich, NYC, composer (My Name is)
Oct 03 Yanks set new attendance record of 64,842 in 3rd game of World Series in the year 1936.
Oct 04 Italian lire devalued on this day in history.
Oct 05 Coaxial cable strung between New York City and Philadelphia made it possible for the first intercity telecast in the year 1936.
Oct 05 In the year 1936 jan J Slauerhoff, Dutch ship doc/writer (Seaman's Grave), dies at 38
Oct 05 On this day in history the Jarrow March sets off for London.
Oct 06 Anna Quayle, actress (Mistress Pamela) in the year 1936.
Oct 06 On this day in history nY Yankees beat Giants 4 games to 2 in 33rd World Series
Oct 07 In the year 1936 7th-place Brooklyn Dodgers fire manager Casey Stengel
Oct 09 In the year 1936 generators at Boulder Dam (now Hoover Dam) begin transmitting electricity to Los Angeles.
Oct 09 Hoover Dam begins transmitting electricity to LA in the year 1936.
Oct 10 On this day in history bradman scores 212 in 202 mins in a cricket testimonial game
Oct 11 "Professor Quiz", 1st radio quiz show premieres in the year 1936.
Oct 11 "Professor Quiz," 1st radio quiz show premieres on this day in history.
Oct 12 B L T Bosanquet, cricketer (1st great googly bowler, England), dies in the year 1936.
Oct 13 Explosion caused by leaking gas rips out section 12 of Cleve Stadium on this day in history.
Oct 16 Lou Gehrig, is voted AL MVP by BBWAA in the year 1936.