What Happened on August 31, 1937

Historical Events

  • Det's rookie Rudy York sets record for HRs of 18 HRs in August

Famous Birthdays

  • Guido de Moor, Dutch actor (Apart, Because the Cats)
  • Warren Berlinger, American actor (Larry-Joey Bishop Shop, Take Two), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2020)

Famous Weddings

  • American stage and screen actress Tallulah Bankhead (35) weds American actor John Emery (32) at her father's home in Jasper, Alabama; divorce in 1941
1937 Highlights

About August 31, 1937

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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