On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1937

Famous Birthdays

  • Binod Bihari Verma, Indian linguist
  • Bobby Allison, American auto racer (Winston Cup champion 1983; Daytona 500 1978, 82, 88), born in Miami, Florida
  • Bobby Boyd, American NFL cornerback (5 × All-Pro 1964–1968; NFL interceptions leader 1965; Baltimore Colts), born in Dallas, Texas (d. 2017)
  • Stephen Rubin, English attorney, shoe manufacturer (Reebok, Adidas)

Famous Deaths

  • Prosper Poullet, Belgian mayor, dies
1937 Highlights

About December 3, 1937

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius