On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1937

Historical Events


Hall of fameHall of Fame

Cy Young, Tris Speaker & Nap Lajorie elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

MLB Pitcher Cy Young
MLB Pitcher
Cy Young
Baseball Player Tris Speaker
Baseball Player
Tris Speaker

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Millionaire Howard Hughes sets transcontinental air record (7h 28m 25s)

Aviator and Businessman Howard Hughes
Aviator and Businessman
Howard Hughes

1937 Highlights

About January 19, 1937

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn