On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1937

Famous Birthdays

  • Jimmy Jones, American singer-songwriter ("Handy Man"), born in Birmingham, Alabama (d. 2012)

Famous Deaths

  • Louis Vierne, French organist (Notre-Dame, 1900-37), and composer (Messe solennelle), dies at the console at 66
1937 Highlights

About June 2, 1937

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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