Historical Events on January 1st, 1937

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 23rd Rose Bowl: #3 Pittsburgh beats #5 Washington, 21-0
  • 3rd Orange Bowl: #14 Duquesne beats Mississippi State, 13-12
  • 3rd Sugar Bowl: Santa Clara beats LSU, 21-14
  • Anastasio Somoza GarcĂ­a becomes President of Nicaragua
  • Count Claus von Stauffenberg promoted to captain
  • Safety glass in vehicle windscreens becomes mandatory in Great Britain.
  • US Army Air Corps physiological research laboratory completed, Ohio