What Happened on September 17, 1937

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st NFL game in Washington, D.C.; Redskins beat NY Giants 13-3

Famous Birthdays

  • Albertine Sarrazin, French author (L'astragale, La Cavale)
  • Orlando Cepeda, Puerto Rican Major League Baseball player

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Economist John Kenneth Galbraith (29) weds author Catherine Atwater (24) at the Reformed Church of North Hempstead in New York

Economist and Author John Kenneth Galbraith
Economist and Author
John Kenneth Galbraith