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About April 23rd, 1936, in brief:

  • Day of the week: April 23rd, 1936 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Shirley Temple, John Cena
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • Popular movie: It's Love Again directed by Victor Saville

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What day of the week was April 23, 1936?

April 23, 1936 was a Thursday and it was the 114th day of the year 1936 in the Gregorian calendar.

April 23, 1936 can also be written as 4/23/1936 in the US and as 23/4/1936 in UK and Europe.

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April 23, 1936: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for April 23rd is Taurus.

Taurus is the 2nd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between April 20th and May 20th belong to the Taurus sign: discover Taurus personality and who should a Taurus marry.

Babies born in April are either Aries or Taurus. People born before April 19th are Aries, while people born from April 20th have the sign of Taurus.

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April 23, 1936: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for April 23, 1936 is Rat and the associated element is Fire.

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April 23, 1936: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on April 23, 1936 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on April 23, 1936 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on April 23, 1936 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 17% full, rising at 06:15 am and setting at 10:50 pm.

The previous full moon was on Apr 06, 1936 while the next full moon would come on May 06, 1936.

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Who was born on April 23, 1936?

Famous people born on April 23, 1936:

  • Roy Orbison
    Roy Orbison

    American singer-songwriter and rock and roll musician.

  • Estelle Harris
    Estelle Harris

    American actress and comedian (b. 1928).

  • Roy Orbison in Vernon

    Texas, usa.

  • Elias [Etienne Michiels]

    Flemish painter.

  • Joseph Willaert

    Flemish painter.

  • Jaroslav Křivý
  • Santino Pagano
  • Bruno d'Agostino
  • Virginia Da Brescia
  • Tucker Smith
  • Mario Milano
  • Adelheid Duvanel
  • David Ratto

Whose famous birthday is on April 23rd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on April 23rd:

  • Shirley Temple
    Shirley Temple

    Shirley temple was a famous child actress known for her roles in classic films such as 'bright eyes' and 'the little princess'.

  • John Cena
    John Cena

    Wwe signed cena, an american professional wrestler, rapper, and actor.

  • Dev Patel
    Dev Patel

    Dev Patel is an actor known for his roles in films like Slumdog Millionaire and Lion.

  • Silvana Mangano
    Silvana Mangano

    Italian actress who rose to fame in 1949 as a star of "bitter rice" in which she played the role of a leading lady in italy.

  • Michael Moore
    Michael Moore

    Moore, an american filmmaker and provocateur, first came to the public's attention in 1989 with "roger and me", his first documentary about...

  • Jaime King
    Jaime King

    American actress and model.

  • Valerie Bertinelli
    Valerie Bertinelli

    Valerie bertinelli is an american tv actress known for her role as barbara cooper royer on the sitcom 'one day at a time' and for her...

  • Taio Cruz
    Taio Cruz

    Taio cruz is a british pop singer known for hits like 'break your heart' and 'dynamite'.

  • George Lopez
    George Lopez

    Mexican-american actor, comedian, and ex-disc jockey on mega 92.

  • Lee Majors
    Lee Majors

    American actor, best known for his stardom on the tv series "six million dollar man.

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How old is someone born on April 23, 1936?

Someone born on April 23, 1936 is:

88 years and 26 days old,

or 1056 months and 26 days old,

or 4595 weeks and 3 days old,

or 32168 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on April 23, 1936?

There are 339 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday April 23rd 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on April 23, 1936?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on April 23, 1936.


April 23, 1936: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on April 23, 1936:

  • Teresa de la Parra

    French-venezuelan author (b. 1889).

  • Eugenio Noel (Eugenio Muñoz Díaz)

What famous deaths happened on April 23rd?

Famous deaths on April 23rd:

  • Paulette Goddard
    Paulette Goddard

    Paulette Goddard was an actress known for her roles in classic films like 'Modern Times' and 'The Great Dictator'.

  • Satyajit Ray
    Satyajit Ray

    Indian filmmaker, widely regarded as one the greatest auteurs in world cinema.

  • Howard Cosell
    Howard Cosell

    American sports commentator and broadcaster.

  • John Mills
    John Mills

    British actor, producer, singer, and film star.

  • Buster Crabbe
    Buster Crabbe

    American swimmer, a gold medalist in the 400 m. freestyle in 1932.

  • William Hartnell
    William Hartnell

    London, england -- actor (agitator jackpot).

  • Albert Salmi
    Albert Salmi

    Actor (caddyshack), dies at the age of 62 after killing his terminally ill wife.

  • Gera Bard

    Legendary English playwright and poet, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language.

  • Anahla Shakespeare

    Iconic English playwright and poet.

  • Shaft Shakespeare

    Renowned playwright and poet of the Elizabethan era.

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April 23, 1936: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on April 23, 1936:

  • UNESCO International Day of the Book in honor of Shakespeare's and Cervantes's death on April 23, 1616.
  • Turkey - National Sovereignty and Children's Day (1920)
  • Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut (Israeli Independence Day) for 2007: (the observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar).
  • Independence Day for the Conch Republic
  • National Beer Day in Germany
  • Feast Day of Saint George: Patron saint and National Day of England
  • Patron saint of the Spanish region of Arag=n
  • Celebrated as St. Jordi's Day in Catalonia, presents of books and roses. See above.
  • Catalonia - Lover's Day. Men receive a book as a gift from their romantic interest, while women receive roses. The book is in honor of Shakespeare's and Cervantes's death on April 23, 1616.
  • Jurgi festival, in ancient Latvia

Observances on April 23, 1936:

  • World Book and Copyright Day [UNESCO]
  • English Language Day
  • Spanish Language Day

Saints celebrated on April 23, 1936:

  • Saint Gerard (d.1138)
  • Saint Adalbert of Prague

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April 23, 1936: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on April 23, 1936 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

It's Love Again

Release year: 1936

Directed by: Victor Saville

Starring: Jessie Matthews, Robert Young, Sonnie Hale, Ernest Milton

Let's Sing Again

Release year: 1936

Directed by: Kurt Neumann

Starring: Bobby Breen, Henry Armetta, George Houston, Vivienne Osborne


Release year: 1936

Directed by: Edwin L. Marin

Starring: James Stewart, Wendy Barrie, Una Merkel, Weldon Heyburn

Champagne Charlie

Release year: 1936

Directed by: James Tinling

Starring: Paul Cavanagh, Helen Wood, Thomas Beck, Minna Gombell

Captain January

Release year: 1936

Directed by: David Butler

Starring: Shirley Temple, Guy Kibbee, Slim Summerville, Buddy Ebsen


Who was the US President on April 23, 1936?

On April 23, 1936 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 23, 1936?

On April 23, 1936 the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on April 23, 1936?

On April 23, 1936 the Pope was Pius XI.


What is special about April 23rd?

April 23rd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 23rd day of the month of April. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on April 23rd, such as:

  • 2019 - 2019 easter bombings in sri lanka: isil claims responsibility. the bombings took place in sri lanka on sunday, easter sunday. (new york times). investigators from sri lanka believe the bombings were revenge against attacks on new zealand mosques in february.
  • 2018 - 2018 gaza border protests: 2 more palestinian protestors aged 18 and 20 die after being wounded in clashes at israel-gazan. both were killed by israeli troops.
  • 2017 - War in donbass - a u.s. participant to the osce monitoring mission is killed, and two other people are injured when their vehicle crosses a landmine near luhansk.

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What happened in 1936?

1936 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • 1st KLM airplane to land on Bonaire
  • Giants Carl Hubbell notches his 16th en route to 24 consecutive wins
  • 7th-place Brooklyn Dodgers fire manager Casey Stengel

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What was the calendar for April 1936?

April 1936 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with April being the 4th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how April 1936 calendar looked like.

Thursday April 23, 1936