What Happened on July 1, 1937

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Britain begins using 999 emergency phone number
  • Rev Martin Niemöller (Bekennende Kirche) arrested in Germany

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Spanish bishops support Franco & fascists

Spanish Dictator and General Francisco Franco
Spanish Dictator and General
Francisco Franco

Famous Birthdays

  • Ebrahim I Ebrahim, South African ANCer/Umkhonto we Sizwe-leader