What Happened on August 8, 1937

Historical Events

  • Bonneville Dam on Columbia River begins producing power

Famous Birthdays

  • (Ludwig) "Louis" Neefs, Belgian pop singer (Eurovision, 1967 & 1969), born in Gierle, Belgium (d. 1980)

Dustin HoffmanDustin Hoffman (85 years old)

American actor (The Graduate; Tootsie; Kramer vs Kramer; Ishtar), born in Los Angeles, California

Born in 1937
1937 Highlights

About August 8, 1937

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 85 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

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