What Happened on September 11, 1937

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 51st U.S. Women's National Championship: Anita Lizana beats Jadwiga Jedrzejowska (6-4, 6-2)
  • 57th U.S. Men's National Championship: Don Budge beats Gottfried von Cramm (6-1, 7-9, 6-1, 3-6, 6-1)

Famous Birthdays

  • Iosif Kobzon, Soviet singer and Russian businessman
  • Paola Ruffo di Calabria, Italian princess/queen of Belgium (1993- )
  • Robert L Crippen, Beaumont Tx, Capt USN/astronaut (STS 1, 7, 41C, 41G)