On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1937

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Kaplick√Ĺ, British architect of Czech origin, born in Prague, Czechoslovakia (d. 2009)
  • Robert Hooks, African-American actor (Fast Walking, Aaron Loves Angela), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Tatyana Shchelkanova, Soviet long jumper (Olympic bronze 1964), born in Rostov, Russia (d. 2011)
1937 Highlights

About April 18, 1937

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries