Historical Events on May 30, 1937

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Major

20th PGA Championship: Denny Shute at Pittsburgh FC Aspinwall PA

Golfer and Three-Time Major Championship Winner Denny Shute
Golfer and Three-Time Major Championship Winner
Denny Shute
  • 42nd Men's French Championships: Henner Henkel beats Bunny Austin (6-1, 6-4, 6-3)
  • 42nd Women's French Championships: Hilde Sperling beats Simonne Mathieu (6-2, 6-4)
  • 61,756, second largest crowd in Polo Grounds history, sees Dodgers ends Carl Hubbell's consecutive-game winning streak at 24
  • Memorial Day Massacre - Chicago police shoot on union marchers, 10 die
  • Pitcher Carl Hubbell's 24th consecutive victory
  • Police kill 10 strikers at Republic Steel Plant in Chicago