On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1937

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Isolation of pituitary hormone announced (Yale University)

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Surtees, American cinematographer (Dirty Harry, Lenny), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2012)
  • Dave Webster, American football player (led his football team to a National Championship in 1958), born in Atlanta, Texas (d. 2006)