On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1937

Famous Birthdays

  • Ken Ogata [Akinobu Ogata], Japanese actor (Okinawan Boys, TaikĊki), born in Tokyo, Japan (d. 2008)

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? 84 years and 3 months
Leap Year: No

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