What Happened on December 7, 1937

Historical Events

  • Dutch Minister Romme proclaims married women are forbidden to work

Contract of Interest

Red Sox acquire the contract of 19-year-old Ted Williams

  • Russian chess player Alexander Alekhine recaptures his final world title from Dutch grand master Max Euwe by a large margin (+10−4=11)
1937 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Thad Cochran, American politician (U.S. Senator from Mississippi), born in Pontotoc, Mississippi (d. 2019)
Born in 1937

About December 7, 1937

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 3 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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