Historical Events In 1937
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
Jul 17 Jose Ignacio Cabrujas, writer on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 1937 entartete Art Fair opens in Munich
Jul 19 George Hamilton IV, NC, actor (Evel Knievel, Love at 1st Bite) on this day in history.
Jul 20 Guglielmo Marconi dies Mr. Marconi played a major role in the development of early radio. Born in Italy, he studied engineering. Marconi began experimenting with crude radio devices at the age of 20, and he later moved to England, where he won government support for his work on this day in history.
Jul 20 In the year 1937 guglielmo Marconi, Ital engineer/marquis (radio, Nobel 1909), dies
Jul 22 In the year 1937 irish premier Eamon de Valera wins elections
Jul 22 In the year 1937 john Price, England cricket fast-medium bowler (1964-72)
Jul 22 Senate rejects FDR proposal to enlarge Supreme Court in the year 1937.
Jul 22 Ted McDonald, cricketer (43 wickets for Australia), dies in car crash on this day in history.
Jul 23 On this day in history isolation of pituitary hormone announced (Yale University)
Jul 24 Alabama drops charges against 5 blacks accused of rape in Scottsboro in the year 1937.
Jul 25 In the year 1937 the birth of Colin Renfrew, British archaeologist
Jul 26 End of the Battle of Brunete in the Spanish Civil War in the year 1937.
Jul 27 32nd Davis Cup: USA beats Great Britain in Wimbledon (4-1) on this day in history.
Jul 28 Abdul Muslim Mahomayev, composer, dies at 51 in the year 1937.
Jul 28 On this day in history anthony Ward, writer
Jul 28 Eddie Paynter scores 322 for Lancashire against Sussex on this day in history.
Jul 29 On this day in history c Jackson discovers asteroid #1431 Luanda
Jul 29 Japanese troops occupies Peking & Tientsin on this day in history.
Jul 30 Phillies Dolph Camilli, plays 1st base & registers no put outs on this day in history.
Jul 31 In the year 1937 politburo enables Operative Order 00447: execute 193,000 Russians
Aug 02 The Marihuana Tax Act of 1937 is passed in America, essentially rendering marijuana and all its by-products illegal on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1937 david Vickerman Bedford, composer
Aug 05 Ranger (US) beats Endeavour II (England) in 17th America's Cup on this day in history.
Aug 06 On this day in history annie E F Horniman, England, theater owner (Abbey Theatre), dies at 76
Aug 06 Franco-artillery fire on Madrid on this day in history.
Aug 07 In the year 1937 don Wilson, cricketer (England slow left-armer between 1963-71)
Aug 08 On this day in history berlin 115 demonstrators are arrested. Rev. Martin Niemoller is arrested and charged with having opposed Nazi restrictions.
Aug 08 Berlin: 115 demonstrators are arrested. Rev. Martin Niemoller is arrested and charged with having opposed Nazi restrictions on this day in history.
Aug 08 On this day in history bonneville Dam on Columbia River begins producing power
Aug 08 In the year 1937 the birth of Dustin Hoffman, American actor
Aug 11 Bakr Sidqi, general/dictator of Iraq, dies in the year 1937.
Aug 13 In the year 1937 japanese attack Shanghai
Aug 14 On this day in history china declares war on Japan