On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1937

Historical Events

  • French People's Popular Front government of Socialist Léon Blum falls

Famous Birthdays

  • Anna Davies, Italian philologist and Professor of Comparative Philology (Oxford U), born in Milan (d. 2014)
  • John Edrich, English cricketer (England left-handed batsman, 310* v NZ 1965), born in Blofield, Norfolk, England
  • Raphaël Sommer, Czech cellist, and educator, born in Prague, Czechoslovakia (d. 2001)
1937 Highlights

About June 21, 1937

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 5 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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