On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 1937

Famous Birthdays

  • Marianne McDonald, classicist/philanthropist

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Theoretical Physicist Paul Dirac (34) weds Margit Wigner

Theoretical Physicist and Nobel Laureate Paul Dirac
Theoretical Physicist and Nobel Laureate
Paul Dirac

Famous Deaths

  • Ross Alexander, American stage and film actor (Captain Blood, Boulder Dam), commits suicide by gunshot at 29
1937 Highlights

About January 2, 1937

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn