On This Day

What Happened on July 7, 1937

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

5th MLB All Star Game, Griffin Stadium, Washington: AL wins 8-3, Lou Gehrig drives in 4 runs with HR & double

Baseball Player Lou Gehrig
Baseball Player
Lou Gehrig
  • Japanese and Chinese troops clash at the Marco Polo Bridge, beginning the Second Sino-Japanese War

Famous Birthdays

  • Carroll Hubbard Jr, American politician (Rep-D-KY, 1975-93), born in Murray, Kentuckey
1937 Highlights

About July 7, 1937

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 6 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer