1936 in the United States

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1936 in the United States
Years: 1933 1934 193519361937 1938 1939

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Events from the year 1936 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Federal Government[edit]

Events[edit]

January–March[edit]

March 1: Hoover Dam completed.

April–June[edit]

March: "Migrant Mother", an iconic photo taken by Dorothea Lange

July–September[edit]

October–December[edit]

Undated[edit]

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

  • March 11 – Antonin Scalia, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States since 1986.
  • April 20 – Pat Roberts, United States Senator from Kansas since 1997.
  • May 17 – Dennis Hopper, actor and director (died 2010)
  • July 15 – George Voinovich, United States Senator from Ohio from 1999 till 2011.
  • July 20 – Barbara Mikulski, United States Senator from Maryland since 1987.
  • July 23 – Anthony Kennedy, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States since 1988.
  • July 29 – Elizabeth Dole, United States Senator from North Carolina from 2003 till 2009.
  • August 18 – Robert Redford, actor, film director, producer, businessman, environmentalist, philanthropist, and founder of the Sundance Film Festival
  • August 29 – John McCain, United States Senator from Arizona since 1987.
  • September 5 – John Danforth, United States Senator from Missouri from 1976 till 1995.
  • September 7 – Buddy Holly, singer-songwriter and a pioneer of rock and roll (died 1959)
  • September 30 – Jim Sasser, United States Senator from Tennessee from 1977 till 1995.
  • November 9 – Bob Graham, United States Senator from Florida from 1987 till 2005.
  • November 28 – Gary Hart, United States Senator from Colorado from 1975 till 1987.
  • December 22 – Héctor Elizondo, actor.

Deaths[edit]

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