On This Day

What Happened on May 4, 1937

Famous Birthdays

  • Dick Dale [Richard Anthony Mansour], American guitarist, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d.2019)
  • Hans Ulrich Lehmann, Swiss composer, born in Biel, Switzerland
  • Mr. Fuji [Harry Masayoshi Fujiwara], American professional wrestler, born in Honolulu, Hawaii (d. 2016)
  • Ron Carter, American jazz bassist (Ron Carter Meets Bach), born in Ferndale, Michigan

Famous Deaths

  • Noel Rosa, Brazilian songwriter, dies at 26
1937 Highlights

About May 4, 1937

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 3 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus