Historical Events In 1937
Sunday, 18 April 2021
May 04 On this day in history hans Ulrich Lehmann, composer
May 06 In the year 1937 dirigible Hindenburg explodes in flames at Lakehurst NJ (36 die, captured on film and radio live)
May 06 On this day in history dirigible Hindenburg explodes in flames at Lakehurst, NJ (36 die)
May 06 In the year 1937 the Hindenberg airship catches fire and is destroyed while in the USA
May 07 In the year 1937 claude Raymond, Quebec baseball player
May 08 63rd Kentucky Derby: Charley Kurtsinger on War Admiral wins 2:03.2 on this day in history.
May 09 In the year 1937 reds beat Phillies 21-10 (Ernie Lombardi goes 6 for 6)
May 09 On this day in history walter Mittelholzer, Swiss aviation pioneer, dies in crash at 43
May 10 In the year 1937 busmen strike in London
May 11 Viliam Figus, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1937.
May 12 On this day in history british King George VI coronated in Westminster Abbey
May 12 On this day in history coronation of Edward, former Duke of Windsor, as king of England.
May 12 George VI crowned King of England in the year 1937.
May 12 King George VI and Queen Elizabeth of Britain are crowned at Westminster Abbey in the year 1937.
May 17 In the year 1937 juan Negrin succeeds Largo Caballero as Spain's premier
May 19 John Murray/Allen Boretz' "Room Service," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1937 sanne Sannes, Dutch photographer
May 23 In the year 1937 john D Rockefeller dies in Ormond Beach, Florida
May 23 John Davison Rockfeller, industrialist, dies at 97 in Ormond Beach Fla on this day in history.
May 25 In the year 1937 1st airmail letter to circle globe returns to NY
May 25 First airmail letter to circle the globe returns to New York in the year 1937.
May 25 Henry O Tanner, artist, dies on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history dutch Rail NV at law forms
May 26 San Francisco Bay's Golden Gate Bridge opens on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1937 yehuda Yannay, composer
May 27 Carl Hubbell wins his 24th consecutive game (since July 17, 1936) in the year 1937.
May 27 On this day in history golden Gate Bridge, San Fransisco, dedicated
May 28 On this day in history alfred Adler, Austria psychiatrist (Individual Psychology), dies at 67
May 28 On this day in history golden Gate Bridge in San Fransisco opens to vehicular traffic
May 28 Golden Gate Bridge in SF opens to vehicular traffic in the year 1937.
May 28 In the year 1937 neville Chamberlain becomes PM of England
May 28 On this day in history san Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge opens to vehicular traffic
May 29 Alwin Schockemohle, horse show jumper on this day in history.
May 30 20th PGA Championship: Denny Shute at Pittsburgh FC Aspinwall PA on this day in history.