On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1937

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Premiere

Dmitri Shostakovich's 5th Symphony premieres in Lenningrad, with the ovation lasting over an hour


Famous Birthdays

  • Marlo Thomas [Mrs Phil Donahue], Detroit Mich (That Girl!, Jenny)
1937 Highlights

About November 21, 1937

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 83 years and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio