Explore

Thursday, 5 November 1936

1936-11-05

It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Tarzan Escapes, directed by Richard Thorpe, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 05 November 1936 and get them!

Browse our list of old newspapers

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Tarzan Escapes

Tarzan Escapes

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

Starring: Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, John Buckler

Country: United States

More info
Come and Get It

Come and Get It

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: Edward Arnold, Joel McCrea, Frances Farmer

Country: United States

More info
Les Misérables

Les Misérables

Directed by: Raymond Bernard

Starring: Harry Baur, Charles Vanel, Paul Azas

Country: United States

More info
The Charge of the Light Brigade

The Charge of the Light Brigade

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Patric Knowles

Country: United States

More info
The Garden of Allah

The Garden of Allah

Directed by: Richard Boleslawski

Starring: Marlene Dietrich, Charles Boyer, Basil Rathbone

Country: United States

More info

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

London Characters

London Characters

Starring: J.C. Cannell, S.E. Reynolds, Mary Sharpe

Country: United Kingdom

Cabaret

Cabaret

Starring: Edward Cooper, Horace Kenney, Jean Colin, Gaston Palmer

Country: United Kingdom

Starlight

Starlight

Starring: Bert Ambrose, Evelyn Dall, Bebe Daniels, Frances Day

Country: United Kingdom

Picture Page

Picture Page

Starring: Joan Gilbert, Leslie Mitchell, Joan Miller

Country: United Kingdom

Variety

Variety

Starring: Eric Robinson

Country: United Kingdom

Find out your future

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 05 November 1936!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

Historical Events

Which were the important events of Thursday, 05 November 1936 ?

Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - November 5th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bertilia
  • St. Laetus
  • Pope Zachary
  • St. Sylvia
  • St. Magnus
Famous Birthdays:
  • Uwe Seeler: German soccer/football official and former player
  • Truman Jacques: American TV personality, a many faceted black host of CBS talk show, who is known for putting together such diverse topics as politics, sex, the occult, philosophy and crime with equal facility
  • Michael Dertouzos: Greek internet pioneer, Director of the M
  • Stewart Conn: Scottish poet and playwright

Candy you loved as a Kid

Candy you loved as a Kid

The best collection of Candy from the past...yummy!

Taste again your favorite candy

Make this date unforgettable

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at these very special gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD cards from 05 November 1936 to enjoy the time of your life

See our collection

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1936 ?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Joseph M. Patterson & Robert R. McCormick -- Nov. 2, 1936
  • Vogue
  • Esquire

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell

Gone with the Wind

By: Margaret Mitchell

Since its original publication in 1936, Gone With the Wind—winner of the Pulitzer Prize and one of the bestselling novels of all time—has been heralded by readers everywhere as The Great American Novel.Widely

More info
The Last Puritan by George Santayana

The Last Puritan

By: George Santayana

"Full of ironic wisdom and poetic tenderness, of long views and exact pictorial details... The book is more than a novel: it is... the commentary of a philosopher...

More info
Sparkenbroke by Charles Morgan

Sparkenbroke

By: Charles Morgan

. sl tears to dw, odd fox to eps

More info
Drums Along the Mohawk by Walter D. Edmonds

Drums Along the Mohawk

By: Walter D. Edmonds

The bestselling novel behind John Ford’s acclaimed film starring Claudette Colbert, Henry Fonda, and Edna May Oliver. When newlyweds Gilbert and Lana Martin settle in the Mohawk Valley in 1776, they work tirelessly against the elements to build a new ...

More info

Retro and Vintage gifts

Retro and Vintage gifts

Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 05 November 1936 and get them!

Vintage gifts: click here!

Tell the world why Thursday, 5 November 1936 is such a special date for you!