On This Day

What Happened on December 11, 1937

Historical Events

  • 25th CFL Grey Cup, Varsity Stadium, Toronto: Toronto Argonauts claim their 4th Championship; beat Winnipeg Blue Bombers, 4-3
  • Italy withdraws from League of Nations

Famous Birthdays

  • Adriaan Vlok, South African politician (Minister of Law & Order (1986-91), born in Sutherland, South Africa
  • Jim Harrison, American poet and novelist (Legends of the Fall), born in Grayling, Michigan (d. 2016)
1937 Highlights

About December 11, 1937

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 11 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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