On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1937

Famous Birthdays

  • Delia Derbyshire, English musician and composer (Doctor Who theme, White Noise), born in Coventry, England (d. 2001)
  • Rob Van Gennep, Dutch publisher, born in Wassenaar, Netherlands (d. 1994)
1937 Highlights

About May 5, 1937

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

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus