Historical Events In 1937
Saturday, 17 August 2019
May 06 In the year 1937 dirigible Hindenburg explodes in flames at Lakehurst NJ (36 die, captured on film and radio live)
May 06 Dirigible Hindenburg explodes in flames at Lakehurst, NJ (36 die) on this day in history.
May 06 The Hindenberg airship catches fire and is destroyed while in the USA on this day in history.
May 07 Claude Raymond, Quebec baseball player on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1937 63rd Kentucky Derby: Charley Kurtsinger on War Admiral wins 2:03.2
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 Busmen strike in London on this day in history.
May 11 In the year 1937 viliam Figus, composer, dies at 62
May 12 In the year 1937 british King George VI coronated in Westminster Abbey
May 12 Coronation of Edward, former Duke of Windsor, as king of England on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
May 17 Juan Negrin succeeds Largo Caballero as Spain's premier in the year 1937.
May 19 In the year 1937 john Murray/Allen Boretz' "Room Service," premieres in NYC
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 In the year 1937 john Davison Rockfeller, industrialist, dies at 97 in Ormond Beach Fla
May 25 In the year 1937 1st airmail letter to circle globe returns to NY
May 25 On this day in history first airmail letter to circle the globe returns to New York
May 25 In the year 1937 henry O Tanner, artist, dies
May 26 Dutch Rail NV at law forms on this day in history.
May 26 San Francisco Bay's Golden Gate Bridge opens in the year 1937.
May 26 On this day in history 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 In the year 1937 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 on this day in history.
May 28 Neville Chamberlain becomes PM of England on this day in history.
May 28 In the year 1937 san Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge opens to vehicular traffic
May 29 On this day in history alwin Schockemohle, horse show jumper
May 30 In the year 1937 20th PGA Championship: Denny Shute at Pittsburgh FC Aspinwall PA
May 30 Memorial Day Massacre - Chicago police shoot on union marchers at Republic Steel Plant in Chicago, 10 die in the year 1937.