What Happened on July 11, 1937

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Pai Hsien-yung, Taiwanese writer

Famous Weddings

  • Welsh poet and writer Dylan Thomas (22) marries dancer Caitlin McNamara (22) in Penzance, Cornwall

Famous Deaths

  • George Gershwin, American composer (An American in Paris), dies at 38