What Happened on May 9, 1937

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Reds beat Phillies 21-10 (Ernie Lombardi goes 6 for 6)

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Prater, Ocilla Ga, rock vocalist (Sam & Dave)
  • José Rafael Moneo, Spanish architect
  • Sonny Curtis, Texas, guitarist (Crickets)

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Mittelholzer, Swiss aviation pioneer, dies in crash at 43