What Happened on September 2, 1937

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • US Housing Authority created by National Housing Act

Famous Birthdays

  • Derek Fowlds, British actor

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Peter Ueberroth, American organizer of the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics and commissioner of baseball (1984-89), born in Evanston, Illinois

Olympic Executive and Commissioner of Baseball Peter Ueberroth
Olympic Executive and Commissioner of Baseball
Peter Ueberroth

Famous Deaths

  • Esther de Farmer-of Rich, actress (Kniertje-On hope of blessing), dies
  • Pierre de Coubertin, baron/revivor of Olympics, dies at 74