Thursday 7 May 1936
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Cornelius Cardew and Bobby Joe Green.
Show Boat, directed by James Whale, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 7 May 1936 ?
- USA - National Masturbation Day (Declared by Good_Vibrations_(sex_toy_business)) Now in its 11th year - 
- Blessed Gisela (died 1060)
- Saint Domitian of Huy, apostle of the Meuse valley
- Bulgaria - Radio and Television Day (see above)
- Russia - Radio Day (commemorating the work of Alexander Popov)
- Saint Flavia Domitilla
- Cornelius Cardew: Composer.
- Bobby Joe Green: American football player (d. 1993).
- Anthony O'Reilly: Irish-Amerian homeland entrepreneur and CEO of the U.S.
- Bobby Green: American football player and coach (d. 1993).
- Robin Hanbury-Tenison: English explorer and author.
- Italy annexes Ethiopia.
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