Friday August 14, 1936
US 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), the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.
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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 14, 1936?
- Paraguay - Flag Day
- St. Maximilian Kolbe
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
- United States - National Code talkers Day
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- Rainey Bethea is hanged in Owensboro, Kentucky in the last public execution in the United States.
- Trevor Bannister: English actor (d. 2011).
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