Wednesday 28 October 1936
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Horst Antes and Ted Hawkins.
Les Misérables, directed by Raymond Bernard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
On TV people were watching Picture Page.
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- St. Anastasia II
- St. Remigius
- Greece - Oxi (No) Day
- Czechoslovakia - gains its independence from Austria-Hungary (1918); Holiday in the Czech Republic, Remembrance Day in Slovakia.
- Also see October 28 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Salvius
- St. Abraham
- R.C. Saints - October 28th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: Saint Jude (a.k.a Saint Thaddaeus or "of James")
- St. Eadsin
- St. Simon the Zealot (erroneously a.k.a. "the Canaanite")
- St. John Dat
- St. Anglinus
- St. Ferrutius
- St. Fidelis of Como
- Saint Godwin
- St. Honoratus of Vercelli
- Horst Antes: German painter.
- Ted Hawkins: Singer / guitarist.
- Charlie Daniels: American musician, songwriter, guitarist, violinist and vocalist.
- Jean Garcia: French ballet dancer, married once.
- Carl Davis: American-born British conductor and composer.
- E G Winkler: Writer.
- FDR rededicates Statue of Liberty on its 50th anniversary
- U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt rededicates the Statue of Liberty on its 50th anniversary.
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