On This Day

What Happened on January 20, 1937

Historical Events

  • -45°F (-43°C), Boca, California (state record)
  • 1st US Presidential Inauguration day held on Jan 20th, (previously March 4th)

Famous Birthdays

  • Dorothy Provine, American actress (Good Neighbor Sam, Darn Cat), born in Deadwood, South Dakota
1937 Highlights

About January 20, 1937

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius