On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1937

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew J[efferson V] Offutt, American sci-fi author (Undying Wizard)
  • David Anderson, Canadian politician
  • David Behrman, American composer (On The Other Ocean), born in Salzburg, Austria
  • Lorraine Gary, American actress (Jaws, Jaws 2, Jaws 4), born in NYC, New York
1937 Highlights

About August 16, 1937

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo