What Happened on December 9, 1937

Famous Birthdays

  • Darwin Joston, American actor (Assault on Precinct 13), born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina (d. 1998)

Famous Divorces

Walter Lippmann

Writer Walter Lippmann (48) divorces first wife Faye Albertson after 20 years of marriage

Famous Deaths

Gustaf DalénGustaf Dalén (1869-1937)

Swedish physicist and industrialist (AGA, Nobel Prize in Physics 1912), dies at 68

1937 Highlights

About December 9, 1937

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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