On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 1937

Historical Events

Boxing Title Fight

Challenger Joe Louis KOs James J Braddock in the 8th round at Chicago's Comiskey Park for the world heavyweight boxing title

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Percy Gordon Blackwell, English businessman and record producer (Island Records), born in Westminster, London, England
1937 Highlights

About June 22, 1937

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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