What Happened on June 19, 1937

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Franco-troops conquer Bilbao Basques

Spanish Dictator and General Francisco Franco
Spanish Dictator and General
Francisco Franco
  • LPGA Western Open Women's Golf, Beverly CC: Helen Hicks wins the first of her 2 major titles, defeating amateur Bea Barrett 6 & 5 in the final

Famous Deaths

  • J. M. [James Matthew] Barrie, Scottish novelist and playwright (Peter Pan), dies at 77