The next time you can reuse this calendar will be on year 2021. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a solar cycle.
April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10), December 12 (12/12), and the last day of February always fall on the same day of the week in any given year. This is called the ‘Doomsday rule’. Check these dates using the full 12-month calendar below to verify.
Historical Events Of 1937
- February 11, 1937 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Fire Ox in Chinese astrology.
- May 6, 1937 – Hindenburg disaster: The German zeppelin Hindenburg catches fire and is destroyed within a minute while attempting to dock at Lakehurst, New Jersey. Thirty-six people are killed.
- July 22, 1937 – New Deal: The United States Senate votes down President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s proposal to add more justices to the Supreme Court of the United States.
- July 29, 1937 – Tōngzhōu Incident: In Tōngzhōu, China, the East Hopei Army attacks Japanese troops and civilians.
- August 13, 1937 – The Battle of Shanghai begins.
- September 25, 1937 – Second Sino-Japanese War: The Chinese Eighth Route Army gains a minor, but morale-boosting victory in the Battle of Pingxingguan.
- October 1, 1937 – The Japanese city Handa is founded in Aichi Prefecture.
- October 2, 1937 – Dominican Republic strongman Rafael Trujillo orders the execution of the Haitian population living within the borderlands; approximately 20,000 are killed over the next five days.
- November 9, 1937 – Japanese troops take control of Shanghai, China.
- December 9, 1937 – Second Sino-Japanese War: Battle of Nanking – Japanese troops under the command of Lt. Gen. Asaka Yasuhiko launch an assault on the Chinese city of Nanjing (Nanking).
Who Were Born On 1937?
- January 14, 1937 – Sobhan Babu, Indian actor (d. 2008)
- February 13, 1937 – Angelo Mosca, Canadian football player and wrestler
- February 21, 1937 – Gary Lockwood, American actor
- March 4, 1937 – Yuri Senkevich, Russian physician and explorer (d. 2003)
- March 29, 1937 – Roberto Chabet, Filipino painter and sculptor (d. 2013)
- April 16, 1937 – Gert Potgieter, South African hurdler and coach
- August 3, 1937 – Duncan Sharpe, Pakistani-Australian cricketer
- August 24, 1937 – Moshood Abiola, Nigerian businessman and politician (d. 1998)
- October 25, 1937 – Roberto Menescal, Brazilian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer
- December 17, 1937 – Calvin Waller, American general (d. 1996)