On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1937

Historical Events

  • NYC college students stage 4th annual peace strike

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobbi Fiedler, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California), born in Santa Monica, California (d. 2019)

Person of interestJack Nicholson

Jack Nicholson, American actor (One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, The Shining), born in Neptune City, New Jersey

  • Jack Nitzsche, American composer and songwriter (An Officer & a Gentleman), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2000)
  • Ken Palmer, English umpire and cricketer (1-190 in only Test for England), born in Winchester, Hampshire, England
1937 Highlights

About April 22, 1937

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus