On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 1937

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Fingleton & Bradman make record stand of 346 for 6th wkt

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman
  • Only unicameral state legislature in US opens 1st session in Nebraska

Famous Deaths

  • Marie Booth, child of William and Catherine Booth (b. 1864)
1937 Highlights

About January 5, 1937

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn