On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1937

Famous Birthdays

  • Ken Ogata, Japanese actor

Famous Deaths


Person of interestGuglielmo Marconi

Guglielmo Marconi, Italian inventor and electrical engineer who pioneered work on long distance radio transmission (Nobel 1909), dies of a heart attack at 63

Inventor and Nobel Laureate Guglielmo Marconi
Inventor and Nobel Laureate
Guglielmo Marconi

1937 Highlights

About July 20, 1937

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer