On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1937

Historical Events

  • Marx Brothers' "A Day At The Races", directed by Sam Wood, is released in the US

Famous Birthdays

  • Chad Everett [Raymon Lee Cramton], American actor (Medical Center, Airplane II), born in South Bend, Indiana (d. 2012)
  • J. Robin Warren, Australian pathologist (Nobel 2005), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • Johnny Brown, American comedian (Good Times, Leslie Uggams), born in St Petersburg, Florida
  • Luciana Paluzzi, Italian-American actress (Five Fingers, Thunderball), born in Rome, Italy

Famous Deaths

  • R. J. (Reginald Joseph) Mitchell, British aircraft designer (b. 1895)
1937 Highlights

About June 11, 1937

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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