What Happened on May 12, 1937

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Coronation of King George VI of Great Britain (and his other realms and territories beyond the sea) at Westminster Abbey.
  • St Louis Cards beat Philadelphia Phillies, 15-3

Famous Birthdays

  • Beryl Burton, UK, won record (7) women's cycling titles
  • George Carlin, comedian (7 dirty words, AM & FM, Carwash), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Gerry E Studds, (Rep-D-MA, 1973- )