On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1937

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

CrownRoyal Coronation

Coronation of King George VI of Great Britain (and his other realms and territories beyond the sea) at Westminster Abbey, London

King of Great Britain George VI
King of Great Britain
George VI
  • St Louis Cards beat Philadelphia Phillies, 15-3

Famous Birthdays

  • Beryl Burton, UK, won record (7) women's cycling titles
  • George Carlin, comedian (7 dirty words, AM & FM, Carwash), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Gerry E Studds, (Rep-D-MA, 1973- )