On This Day

What Happened on November 3, 1937

Historical Events

  • Frenchman Maurice Archambaud cycles world record for distance in one hour, 45.796 km in Vigorelli, Milan, Italy
  • Howie Morenz Memorial Game, Montreal Forum: NHL All-Stars beat Montreal All Stars, 6-5

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Houston, American College Football Hall of Fame linebacker (Ohio State; Pro Bowl 1964-65, 69-70; Cleveland Browns), born in Massillon, Ohio (2018)
  • Lynn Woolsey, (Rep-D-California)
  • Paula Wayne, Hobart Oklahoma, vocalist (Everything's Great)

Famous Deaths

  • Winthrop Ames, American theatrical director (Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs), dies at 66
1937 Highlights

About November 3, 1937

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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