Thursday April 02, 1936: on this day

About April 2nd, 1936, in brief:

  • Day of the week: April 2nd, 1936 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Serge Gainsbourg, Michael Fassbender
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • Popular movie: Captain January directed by David Butler

More about April 2nd, 1936? See below for more news and curiosities on April 2nd, 1936.


What day of the week was April 02, 1936?

April 02, 1936 was a Thursday and it was the 93rd day of the year 1936 in the Gregorian calendar.

April 02, 1936 can also be written as 4/2/1936 in the US and as 2/4/1936 in UK and Europe.

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April 02, 1936: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for April 2nd is Aries.

Aries is the 1st sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between March 21st and April 19th belong to the Aries sign: discover Aries personality and who should a Aries marry.

Babies born in April are either Aries or Taurus. People born before April 19th are Aries, while people born from April 20th have the sign of Taurus.

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April 02, 1936: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for April 02, 1936 is Rat and the associated element is Fire.

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April 02, 1936: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on April 02, 1936 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on April 02, 1936 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on April 02, 1936 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 88% full, rising at 02:36 pm and setting at 03:49 am.

The previous full moon was on Mar 08, 1936 while the next full moon would come on Apr 06, 1936.

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Who was born on April 02, 1936?

Famous people born on April 02, 1936:

  • Mina Bissell

    Mina Bissell is a distinguished cancer researcher known for her groundbreaking work on the role of extracellular matrix in cancer...

  • Shaul Ladany

    Serbian-israeli race walker and engineer.

  • Jack Brabham

    Australia: race car driver (world champion 1966).

  • Pino Amenta
  • Aurelio Galfetti
  • Eugenia Bonino

Whose famous birthday is on April 2nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on April 2nd:

  • Serge Gainsbourg
    Serge Gainsbourg

    French singer and international sex icon, who was best known for his hit song "je t'aime" which he performed with jane birkin.

  • Michael Fassbender
    Michael Fassbender

    German-irish actor, born to a german mother and a german dad.

  • Marvin Gaye
    Marvin Gaye

    American singer, keyboard player, drummer and songwriter.

  • Buddy Ebsen
    Buddy Ebsen

    Buddy ebsen was an american actor known for his role as jed clampett in the television series the beverly hillbillies.

  • Pedro Pascal
    Pedro Pascal

    Pedro pascal is a chilean-american actor known for his roles in game of thrones, narcos, and the mandalorian.

  • Linda Hunt
    Linda Hunt

    American actress who won an oscar as a male dwarf in "the year of living dangerously", her second film role.

  • Roselyn Sanchez
    Roselyn Sanchez

    Puerto rican model, singer and actress.

  • Christopher Meloni
    Christopher Meloni

    American film and television actor.

  • Alec Guinness
    Alec Guinness

    British actor, born in the 1930s.

  • Shirley Douglas
    Shirley Douglas

    Canadian actress, activist, and well-known family member, she is also the ex-wife to actor donald sutherland, and the mother of their son...

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How old is someone born on April 02, 1936?

Someone born on April 02, 1936 is:

88 years 1 month old,

or 1057 months and 17 days old,

or 4598 weeks and 3 days old,

or 32189 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on April 02, 1936?

There are 318 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday April 2nd 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on April 02, 1936?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on April 02, 1936.


April 02, 1936: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on April 02, 1936:

  • Jean Baptiste Eugène Estienne

    French general (b. 1860).

  • Alberico Albricci
  • Vera Esbøll
  • William Louis Abbott

What famous deaths happened on April 2nd?

Famous deaths on April 2nd:

  • Edwin Starr
    Edwin Starr

    American singer-songwriter (d.2003).

  • Estelle Harris
    Estelle Harris

    American actress and comedian (b. 1928).

  • Milo O'Shea
    Milo O'Shea

    Actor from ireland-america (d. 2013).

  • Alma Delia Fuentes
    Alma Delia Fuentes

    Mexican actress (d. 2017).

  • Paula Kelly
    Paula Kelly

    Singer/actress (sweet charity) dies at 72.

  • Jennifer Syme
    Jennifer Syme

    American actress (born 1972).

  • Douglass Dumbrille
    Douglass Dumbrille

    Actor (mr deed goes to town), is killed at 84.

  • Winnie Mandela

    Winnie Mandela was a prominent South African anti-apartheid activist and politician who played a significant role in the struggle against...

  • Samuel Morse

    American inventor of the first electric telegraph that worked and morse code.

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April 02, 1936: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on April 02, 1936:

  • JP and Trang in Valleyfair
  • Blessed Arnold of Leuven
  • International Children's Book Day
  • Malvinas Day in Argentina.
  • Sizdah be dar in Iran

Observances on April 02, 1936:

  • World Autism Awareness Day

Saints celebrated on April 02, 1936:

  • Saint Franciscus of Paola (+1507)
  • Saint Genoveva of Brabant (+1760)

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April 02, 1936: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on April 02, 1936 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Captain January

Release year: 1936

Directed by: David Butler

Starring: Shirley Temple, Guy Kibbee, Slim Summerville, Buddy Ebsen

Captain Calamity

Release year: 1936

Directed by: John Reinhardt

Starring: George Houston, Marian Nixon, Vince Barnett, Crane Wilbur

Mr. Deeds Goes to Town

Release year: 1936

Directed by: Frank Capra

Starring: Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur, George Bancroft, Lionel Stander

Country: United States of America

Big Brown Eyes

Release year: 1936

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Cary Grant, Joan Bennett, Walter Pidgeon, Lloyd Nolan

The Unguarded Hour

Release year: 1936

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Loretta Young, Franchot Tone, Lewis Stone, Roland Young


Who was the US President on April 02, 1936?

On April 02, 1936 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 02, 1936?

On April 02, 1936 the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on April 02, 1936?

On April 02, 1936 the Pope was Pius XI.


What is special about April 2nd?

April 2nd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 2nd day of the month of April. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on April 2nd, such as:

  • 2019 - Google begins to delete consumer accounts from google+ because of low user engagement and security vulnerabilities that could expose user data to developers.
  • 2018 - 2018 gaza border protests: saudi king salman bin abdulaziz al saud speaks with president donald trump by telephone to discuss the events.
  • 2017 - India opens the chenani-nashri tunnel measuring 9.2 kilometers, in jammu and kashmir.

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What happened in 1936?

1936 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • 1st KLM airplane to land on Bonaire
  • Giants Carl Hubbell notches his 16th en route to 24 consecutive wins
  • 7th-place Brooklyn Dodgers fire manager Casey Stengel

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What was the calendar for April 1936?

April 1936 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with April being the 4th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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Thursday April 2, 1936