Saturday 16 May 1936US date format: 5/16/1936, UK date format: 16/5/1936
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 16, 1936). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Cécile Gallez and Philippe de Montebello in Paris.
Hearts in Bondage, directed by Lew Ayres, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
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Which were the important events of 16 May 1936 ?
- Saint HonorT of Amiens
- Saint Andrew Bobola
- Saint Ubaldus
- Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
- Saint Simon Stock
- Saint John Nepomuk or John Nepomucene (1330 - 1393)
- Saint Brendan the Navigator - also in the Irish Calendar.
- Teacher's Day in Malaysia.
- Cécile Gallez
- Philippe de Montebello in Paris: France; art exhibitionist (Treasures of Tut).
- Roy Hudd: Comedian (Blood Beast Terror, Vampire Beast Craves Blood).
- Karl Lehmann: German Catholic cardinal.
- 1st British air hostess (Daphne Kearley) flight to France
- 62nd Preakness: George Woolf aboard Bold Venture wins in 1:59.