On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1937

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Bogle, American surf rock bassist and guitarist (Ventures - "Walk, Don't Run"), born in Wagoner, Oklahoma (d. 2009)
  • Conny Vandenbos [Jacoba Hollestelle], Dutch singer ("My Rose, My Little Rose"), born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 2002)
  • Lorraine Bayly, Australian actress, born in Narrandera, Australia
  • Luiz Bueno, Brazilian racing driver, born in São Paulo, Brazil (d. 2011)
1937 Highlights

About January 16, 1937

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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