Friday October 02, 1936: on this day

October 02, 1936 was the 276th day of the year 1936, under the sign of Libra and the day of the week was Friday.

Is October 02, 1936 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on October 02, 1936, who was born and died on October 02, 1936, what holidays and observances are celebrated on October 02, 1936, which were the most popular songs, movies (e.g. The Garden of Allah, directed by Richard Boleslawski), TV series (e.g. Olympic Games) books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about October 2nd, 1936 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.


What day of the week was October 02, 1936?

October 02, 1936 was a Friday and it was the 276th day of the year 1936 in the Gregorian calendar.

October 02, 1936 can also be written as 10/2/1936 in the US and as 2/10/1936 in UK and Europe.

October 02, 1936 in October 1936 calendar


October 02, 1936: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on October 02, 1936:

  • New york yankees score world series record 18 runs, beating giants 18-4
  • First alcohol power plant established, atchison, kansas.
  • Tony lazzeri becomes the first new york yankees' player to hit a world series (world series #33) grand slam.

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

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for October 2nd is Libra.

Libra is the 7th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between September 23rd and October 22nd belong to the Libra sign: discover Libra personality and who should a Libra marry.

Babies born in October are either Libra or Scorpio. People born before October 22nd are Libra, while people born from October 23rd have the sign of Scorpio.

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

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

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Discover the planets positions on October 2nd, 1936 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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

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The moon phase on October 02, 1936 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on October 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 October 02, 1936 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 89% full, rising at 06:27 pm and setting at 09:23 am.

The previous full moon was on Sep 30, 1936 while the next full moon would come on Oct 30, 1936.

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Who was born on October 02, 1936?

Famous people born on October 02, 1936:

  • David Gale
    David Gale

    English actor (d. 1991).

  • Dick Barnett

    American basketball player and educator.

  • Connie Dierking

    American basketball player (d. 2013).

  • Feliciano Belmonte


  • Roger Sainsbury

    Bishop of barking.

  • Fernando Sánchez Dragó
  • Ferdinando Salleo
  • Tullio Pericoli
  • Duncan Edwards
  • Antonio Gala

Whose famous birthday is on October 2nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on October 2nd:

  • Avery Brooks
    Avery Brooks

    Avery Brooks is an American actor, director, and educator, best known for his roles as Benjamin Sisko on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Hawk...

  • Ayumi Hamasaki
    Ayumi Hamasaki

    Producer and actress of japanese singer-songwriters.

  • Graham Greene
    Graham Greene

    British travel writer, novelist, playwright, film critic, and literary critic.

  • Maribel Verdú
    Maribel Verdú

    Spanish singer and actress.

  • Persis Khambatta
    Persis Khambatta

    East indian actress and model who made her modeling debut when she was just 13.

  • Efren Ramirez
    Efren Ramirez

    American producer and actor.

  • Lew Temple
    Lew Temple

    American actor.

  • Tara Barr
    Tara Barr

    American actress.

  • Jurnee Smollett-Bell
    Jurnee Smollett-Bell

    Jurnee smollett-bell is an american actress known for her roles in tv shows like friday night lights and underground, as well as in films...

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October 02, 1936: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 87 years 6 months old,

or 1050 months and 20 days old,

or 4568 weeks and 3 days old,

or 31979 days old,

if you were born on October 02, 1936.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

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

There are 163 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday October 2nd 2024.

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

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


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

Famous people died on October 02, 1936:

  • Wilhelm Kubitschek
  • Juho Sunila

What famous deaths happened on October 2nd?

Famous deaths on October 2nd:

  • Tom Petty
    Tom Petty

    Tom petty was an american musician known for being the lead vocalist of tom petty and the heartbreakers, and for hits like 'free fallin' and...

  • Rock Hudson
    Rock Hudson

    American actor.

  • Madeleine Carroll
    Madeleine Carroll

    British actress, who was a well-bred and gentle leading lady in the '30s & '40s.

  • Gene Autry
    Gene Autry

    American singer who became famous as a singing cowboy on radio, in movies and on television.

  • George Grizzard
    George Grizzard

    American actor, who started his stage career in 1945.

  • Tamara Dobson
    Tamara Dobson

    American actress (born 1947).

  • Nipsey Russell
    Nipsey Russell

    American comedian and actor (d. 2005).

  • George Bancroft
    George Bancroft

    American historian and statesman, who was prominent in supporting secondary education at both the state and national levels.

  • Marsel Duchamp

    French-American artist known for his contributions to Dadaism and Surrealism.

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

Holidays on October 02, 1936:

  • Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
  • World Farm Animal Day
  • Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
  • Guinea - Independence Day (from France, 1958)
  • French Republican Calendar - Pomme de terre (Potato) Day, eleventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • India - Gandhi Jayanti (birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, 1869)

Observances on October 02, 1936:

  • World Habitat Day
  • International Day of Non-Violence

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

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

The Garden of Allah

The Garden of Allah

Release year: 1936

Directed by: Richard Boleslawski

Starring: Marlene Dietrich, Charles Boyer, Tilly Losch, Basil Rathbone

Country: United States of America

Hopalong Cassidy Returns

Hopalong Cassidy Returns

Release year: 1936

Directed by: Nate Watt

Starring: William Boyd, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Gail Sheridan, Evelyn Brent

Daniel Boone

Daniel Boone

Release year: 1936

Directed by: David Howard

Starring: George O'Brien, Heather Angel, John Carradine, Ralph Forbes



Release year: 1936

Directed by: William Wyler

Starring: Walter Huston, Ruth Chatterton, Paul Lukas, Mary Astor

Country: United States of America

Libeled Lady

Libeled Lady

Release year: 1936

Directed by: Jack Conway

Starring: Jean Harlow, William Powell, Myrna Loy, Spencer Tracy

Country: United States of America

October 02, 1936: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on October 02, 1936 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Olympic Games

Olympic Games

Release year: 1936


Who was the US President on October 02, 1936?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on October 02, 1936?

On October 02, 1936 the Pope was Pius XI.


What is special about October 2nd?

October 2nd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 2nd day of the month of October. 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 October 2nd, such as:

  • 2018 - War in afghanistan (2001-present), afghan parliamentary election, 2018, 13 killed and more than 30 injured at an election rally held in nangarhar province in afghanistan.
  • 2017 - Due to a bomb threat, the luxor hotel has been placed under lockdown
  • 2016 - Libyan civil war (2014-present). an isil sniper shoots jeroen oerlemans, a dutch war correspondent and photographer, in sirte, libya.

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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 October 1936?

October 1936 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with October being the 10th 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.

Discover how October 1936 calendar looked like.

Friday October 2, 1936