What Happened on July 11, 1937

Famous Birthdays

  • Pai Hsien-yung, Taiwanese writer (Taipei People), born in Guilin, China

Famous Weddings

Dylan Thomas

Welsh poet and writer Dylan Thomas (22) marries dancer Caitlin McNamara (22) in Penzance, Cornwall

Famous Deaths

George GershwinGeorge Gershwin (1898-1937)

American composer (An American in Paris, Porgy And Bess, Summertime), dies from a brain tumor at 38

1937 Highlights

About July 11, 1937

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 10 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer