On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1937

Historical Events


Famous PhotoVery Rare Photo of the Supreme Court

Time magazine publishes the second of the only two known photos taken of the United States Supreme Court in session

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One of two photos ever taken of the United States Supreme Court in session
One of two photos ever taken of the United States Supreme Court in session
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Famous Birthdays

  • Bert Sugar, American sports writer (editor / publisher The Ring magazine; Sting like a Bee; The Ageless Warrior), born in Washington, D.C. (d. 2012)
  • Neeme J√§rvi, Estonian-American conductor (Gothenburg Symphony 1982-2004, Detroit Symphony 1990-2005), born in Tallinn, Estonia

Famous Weddings

  • Three Stooges member Curly Howard (33) weds Elaine Ackerman

Famous Deaths


Person of interestJean Harlow

Jean Harlow [Harlean Carpentier], American actress and 1930s' sex goddess (Dinner at 8, Bombshell), dies from gallbladder infection at 26

Actress Jean Harlow
Actress
Jean Harlow

1937 Highlights

About June 7, 1937

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini