On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1937

Historical Events

Execution

Stalinists execute by shooting Pastor Paul Hamberg and seven members of Azerbaijan's Lutheran community (including three women).

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Anderson, American country music singer and songwriter ("Still"; "Sometimes"; "I Can't Wait Any Longer"), born in Columbia, South Carolina
1937 Highlights

About November 1, 1937

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio