Thursday 20 August 1936
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Carla Fracci and Alice and Ellen Kessler.
Swing Time, directed by George Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936
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Which were the important events of 20 August 1936 ?
- Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
- RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Asm� (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Estonia - Restoration Day
- Hungary - St. Stephen's day, the main national holiday in Hungary
- Carla Fracci: Italian prima ballerina with the acting ability to dramatize her roles.
- Alice and Ellen Kessler: German show and dance stars, identical twins, the.
- Hideki Shirakawa: Japanese chemist engineer and academic Nobel Prize laureate.
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