On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1937

Famous Birthdays

  • Dick Howser, American MLB shortstop, 1961-68 (Kansas City A's, and two other teams), and manager (New York Yankees; Kansas City Royals, 1981-86 - WS win, 1985), born in Miami, Florida (d. 1987)
  • Eric Herfst, Dutch cabaret performer/actor (Floris)
  • Peter Williams, British organist and musicologist, born in Wolverhampton, England (d. 2016)
1937 Highlights

About May 14, 1937

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus