On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1937

Famous Birthdays

  • Angelo Badalamenti, American film composer (Twin Peaks, The Straight Story, Blue Velvet, Mulholland Drive), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Armin Hary, German athlete (2 Olympic gold 100m, 4x100m relay 1960), born in Quierschied, Germany
  • Jon Hassell, American composer and trumpet player, born in Memphis, Tennessee

Famous Deaths

  • Mary Russell, Duchess of Bedford, English aviator and ornithologist, dies at 71
1937 Highlights

About March 22, 1937

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries