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Source: Wikipedia Historical context
  • Koningin WilhelminaKoningin Wilhelmina (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from July 31, 1935 to June 24, 1937 the cabinet Colijn III, with Dr. H. Colijn (ARP) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 8.5 million citizens.
  • The longest game in NHL history is played between Detroit and Montreal. Detroit scored at 16:30 of the sixth overtime and won the game 1-0.
  • The Montreux Convention is signed in Switzerland, authorizing Turkey to fortify the Dardanelles and Bosphorus but guaranteeing free passage to ships of all nations in peacetime.
  • Aer Lingus (Aer Loingeas) is founded by the Irish government as the national airline of the Republic of Ireland.
Weather

The temperature on December 23, 1936 was between 0.2 °C and 7.9 °C and averaged 4.4 °C. There was 1.6 mm of rain during 2.5 hours. There was 5.0 hours of sunshine (65%). The average windspeed was 3 Bft (moderate breeze) and was prevailing from the west.

Source: KNMI (weather station De Bilt/The Netherlands) 

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from December 23, 1936 at Delpher

Born on December 23
Died on December 23

Names that were popular for boys in 1936
  • Johannes
  • Jan
  • Cornelis
  • Hendrik
  • Willem
  • Petrus
  • Adrianus
  • Gerrit
  • Jacobus
  • Antonius
  • Jacob
  • Pieter
  • Gerardus
  • Wilhelmus
  • Marinus
Names that were popular for girls in 1936
  • Maria
  • Johanna
  • Anna
  • Cornelia
  • Elisabeth
  • Wilhelmina
  • Hendrika
  • Adriana
  • Catharina
  • Petronella
  • Helena
  • Jacoba
  • Geertje
  • Margaretha
  • Geertruida