Wednesday 5 February 1936
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Claude Giraud and Michel Rousseau (cyclist).
The Prisoner of Shark Island, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
while Sparkenbroke by Charles Morgan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 February 1936 ?
- Kashmir Day observes as public holiday in Pakistan.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agatha of Sicily, patron saint of firework makers and glass blowers.
- Saint Bertolf
- Claude Giraud
- Michel Rousseau (cyclist)
- K S Nissar Ahmed: Kannada Poet.
- James Phillips: Alexander City sports Champions.
- K Ahmed: Indian poet and academic.
- Norma Thrower: Australian hurdler.
- National Wildlife Federation forms.
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