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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in January 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.

But much more happened on January 1936: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 1936?


Events

  • 01 Jan 1936 First newspaper to microfilm its current issues, New York Herald Tribune.
  • 02 Jan 1936 First electron tube to enable night vision described, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA.
  • 04 Jan 1936 England celebrates its first ever win over the All Blacks in Rugby Union, in particular the 2 famous tries by quotThe Princequot HH Alexander Obolensky.
  • 07 Jan 1936 Tennis champions Helen Moody and Howard Kinsley volley 2,001 times (1 hour 18 minutes).
  • 09 Jan 1936 Semi-automatic rifles adopted by US army.
  • 11 Jan 1936 Charles Anderson enters Kentucky House of Representatives
  • 14 Jan 1936 L M (Mario) Giannini elected president of Bank of America.
  • 15 Jan 1936 1st all-glass windowless structure in US completed, Toledo, Ohio
  • 16 Jan 1936 Spanish socialists / communists / anarchists form Unidad Popular
  • 20 Jan 1936 Edward VIII becomes King of the United Kingdom.
  • 22 Jan 1936 French Laval government falls.
  • 29 Jan 1936 1st players elected to Baseball Hall of Fame-Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Honus Wagner, Christy Mathewson and Walter Johnson
  • 30 Jan 1936 New owners of Boston Braves ask newspapermen to pick a new nickname
  • 31 Jan 1936 Green Hornet radio show is 1st heard on WXYZ Radio in Detroit

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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The Silence of the Lambs

The Silence of the Lambs

Directed by: Jonathan Demme

Starring: Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Lawrence A. Bonney, Kasi Lemmons

Country: United States of America

Modern Times

Modern Times

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Henry Bergman, Tiny Sandford

Country: United States of America

Taxi Driver

Taxi Driver

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

Starring: Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Cybill Shepherd, Albert Brooks

Country: United States of America

The Kid

The Kid

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Jackie Coogan, Carl Miller

Country: United States of America

Donnie Darko

Donnie Darko

Directed by: Richard Kelly

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Jena Malone, Mary McDonnell, Holmes Osborne

Country: United States of America