Friday 14 August 1936US date format: 8/14/1936, UK date format: 14/8/1936
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 14, 1936). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Trevor Bannister .
Swing Time, directed by George Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
On TV people were watching Olympic Games.
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- Paraguay - Flag Day
- St. Maximilian Kolbe
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
- United States - National Code talkers Day
- Pakistan - Independence Day
- RC saints - Maximilian Kolbe (Polish Franciscan priest martyred by Nazis in 1941)
- Morocco - Allegiance of Oued Eddahab or Rfo de Oro
- United States - National Creamsicles Day
- Trevor Bannister: English actor (d. 2011).
- 1st Olympic basketball game (Berlin)
- Rainey Bethea is hanged in Owensboro, Kentucky in the last public execution in the United States.