Historical Events In 1936
Sunday, 07 March 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 in the year 1936.
Sep 19 In the year 1936 alfred A Oerter Jr, Astoria NY, discus (Olympic-gold-56, 60, 64, 68)
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 in the year 1936.
Sep 25 Joe Medwick sets a still-standing NL record with his 64th double on this day in history.
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 In the year 1936 bachelor's Children debuts on CBS radio (at 9:45 am)
Sep 29 Radio used for 1st time for a presidential campaign in the year 1936.
Sep 29 In the year 1936 radio used for first time for a presidential campaign
Sep 30 On this day in history intl Commission of Straits (Dardanelles & Bosphorus) ends
Sep 30 Intl Commission of the Straits (Dardanelles and Bosphorus) ends on this day in history.
Oct 01 Gen Francisco Franco establishes the state of Spain in the year 1936.
Oct 01 Oscar DaCosta, cricketer (WI all-rounder in 5 Tests 30-35), dies at 28 in the year 1936.
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 Steve Reich, NYC, composer (My Name is) in the year 1936.
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 In the year 1936 coaxial cable strung between New York City and Philadelphia made it possible for the first intercity telecast.
Oct 05 On this day in history jan J Slauerhoff, Dutch ship doc/writer (Seaman's Grave), dies at 38
Oct 05 The Jarrow March sets off for London in the year 1936.
Oct 06 Anna Quayle, actress (Mistress Pamela) on this day in history.
Oct 06 On this day in history nY Yankees beat Giants 4 games to 2 in 33rd World Series
Oct 07 7th-place Brooklyn Dodgers fire manager Casey Stengel on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1936 generators at Boulder Dam (now Hoover Dam) begin transmitting electricity to Los Angeles.
Oct 09 On this day in history hoover Dam begins transmitting electricity to LA
Oct 10 Bradman scores 212 in 202 mins in a cricket testimonial game in the year 1936.
Oct 11 On this day in history "Professor Quiz", 1st radio quiz show premieres
Oct 11 In the year 1936 "Professor Quiz," 1st radio quiz show premieres
Oct 12 B L T Bosanquet, cricketer (1st great googly bowler, England), dies on this day in history.
Oct 13 On this day in history explosion caused by leaking gas rips out section 12 of Cleve Stadium
Oct 16 On this day in history lou Gehrig, is voted AL MVP by BBWAA