On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 1937

Famous Birthdays

  • David Allan, cricketer (West Indian wicketkeeper 1962-66)

Famous Deaths

  • Ellen Hansell, American tennis player (US National champion 1887), dies at 67
  • Viliam Figuš-Bystrý, Slovak composer, dies at 62
1937 Highlights

About May 11, 1937

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus