On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 1937

Historical Events

  • Lincoln Tunnel, under the Hudson River, opens to traffic, connecting Weehawken, New Jersey to Midtown Manhattan, New York City

Famous Deaths

  • Daito Kokushi, Zen founder of Daitokuji, dies in Kyoto at 55
1937 Highlights

About December 22, 1937

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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