# What Day of the Week

What day of the week is this date?

## 1936 Calendar

January
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
February
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
March
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
April
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930
May
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31
June
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930
July
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
August
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930
October
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
November
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930
December
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031

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### 1936 Historical Event(s)

•  January 15, 1936 – The first building to be completely covered in glass, built for the Owens-Illinois Glass Company, is completed in Toledo, Ohio.
•  January 24, 1936 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Fire Rat in Chinese astrology.
•  May 22, 1936 – Aer Lingus (Aer Loingeas) is founded by the Irish government as the national airline of the Republic of Ireland.
•  July 6, 1936 – A major breach of the Manchester, Bolton and Bury Canal in England sends millions of gallons of water cascading 200 ft into the River Irwell.
•  July 26, 1936 – The Axis Powers decide to intervene in the Spanish Civil War.
•  August 14, 1936 – Rainey Bethea is hanged in Owensboro, Kentucky in the last public execution in the United States.
•  September 23, 1936 – First ascent of Siniolchu by a German team.
•  December 5, 1936 – The Soviet Union adopts a new constitution and the Kirghiz Soviet Socialist Republic is established as a full Union Republic of the USSR.
•  December 11, 1936 – Abdication Crisis: Edward VIII’s abdication as King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the British Dominions beyond the Seas, and Emperor of India becomes effective.
•  December 12, 1936 – Xi'an Incident: The Generalissimo of the Republic of China, Chiang Kai-shek, is kidnapped by Zhang Xueliang.

### Who Were Born On 1936?

•  March 4, 1936 – Eric Allendale, West Indian trombonist and songwriter (d. 2001)
•  March 15, 1936 – David Andrews, Irish politician
•  June 17, 1936 – Ken Loach, British film director
•  August 29, 1936 – John McCain, American politician
•  September 5, 1936 – Bill Mazeroski, American baseball player
•  September 14, 1936 – Terence Donovan, British photographer and film director (d. 1996)
•  October 17, 1936 – Hiroo Kanamori, Japanese seismologist
•  November 9, 1936 – Daniel Robert Graham, American politician
•  November 14, 1936 – Cornell Gunter, American singer (The Coasters) (d. 1990)
•  December 8, 1936 – David Carradine, American actor (d. 2009)