What Happened on August 5, 1937

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Howard, English theater and film actor (Royal Shakespeare Company), born in London, England (d. 2015)
  • Brian G. Marsden, British astronomer (Smithsonian's Minor Planet Center (MPC), 1978-2006), born in Cambridge, England (d. 2010)

Herb Brooks (1937-2003)

American ice hockey coach (Olympic gold Medal 1980), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota

Born in 1937
1937 Highlights

About August 5, 1937

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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