#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Monday 28 December 1936

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Nichelle Nichols in Robbins and Jacques Mesrine. After the Thin Man, directed by W.S. Van Dyke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936 while White Banners by Lloyd C. Douglas was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Composer at the Piano.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1936 or at December 28 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 28 December 1936 and get them!

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

The Composer at the Piano

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Pre-View

Starring: Jasmine Bligh, Elizabeth Cowell

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Dish of the Month

Starring: Marcel Boulestin

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The World of Women

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

More info

Cabaret Cruise

Starring: A.B. Campbell

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

After the Thin Man

Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke

Starring: William Powell, Myrna Loy, James Stewart

Country: United States

More info

Camille

Directed by: George Cukor

Starring: Greta Garbo, Robert Taylor, Lionel Barrymore

Country: United States

More info

Great Guy

Directed by: John G. Blystone

Starring: James Cagney, Mae Clarke, James Burke

Country: United States

More info

Lloyd's of London

Directed by: Henry King

Starring: Tyrone Power, Madeleine Carroll, Freddie Bartholomew

Country: United States

More info

The Plainsman

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur, James Ellison

Country: United States

More info

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 28 December 1936!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 December 1936 ?

Holidays:
  • The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 28 December

Featured Contents

Would you like to write an original contribution on a topic related to this specific date and get featured on Takemeback.to ? Send us your proposal!

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1936 ?

Top #6 songs in the USA
  1. Goodnight, My Love - Hal Kemp & His Orchestra
  2. T'aint Good (Like a Nickel Made of Wood) - Fats Waller
  3. Serenade in the Night - Mantovani & His Orchestra
  4. There's Something in the Air - Shep Fields & His Rippling Rhythm Orchestra
  5. The Night is Young and You're So Beautiful - George Hall & His Orchestra
  6. Jeanette MacDonald & Nelson Eddy - Indian Love Call

Search For Your Ancestors

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 28 December 1936 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1936?

  • Life: American Ballet
  • Time: Japanese Emperor Hirohito (L) walking past contraption designed to detect incoming aircraft by sound
  • Life: Beaverbrook Baby

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

White Banners

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

book

More info

Sparkenbroke

By: Charles Morgan

536pages. in8. Cartonné.

More info

Gone with the Wind

By: Margaret Mitchell

Since its original publication in 1936, Gone With the Wind—winner of the Pulitzer Prize and one of the bestselling novels of all time—has been heralded by readers everywhere as The Great American Novel.Widely

More info

It Can't Happen Here

By: Sinclair Lewis

“The novel that foreshadowed Donald Trump’s authoritarian appeal.”—SalonIt Can’t Happen Here is the only one of Sinclair Lewis’s later novels to match the power of Main Street, Babbitt, and Arrowsmith.

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why 28 December 1936 is such a special date for you!