On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1937

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Margaret Mitchell wins Pulitzer Prize for "Gone With the Wind"


Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Cieslarczyk, German soccer striker (7 caps; West Germany; Borussia Dortmund, Karlsruher SC) and manager (FC Augsburg), born in Herne, Germany (d. 2020)
  • Nélida Piñon, Brazilian writer (The Republic of Dreams), born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1937 Highlights

About May 3, 1937

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus