On This Day

What Happened on September 1, 1937

Historical Events

  • 4th Chicago College All-Star Game: All-Stars beat Green Bay, 6-0; 84,560 at Soldier Field
  • Battle of Gijon in Spain begins

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Geiberger, American golfer (PGA C'ship 1966; first sub-60 PGA Tour round 1977; Players Tour C'ship 1975), born in Red Bluff, California
  • Ron O'Neal, actor (Superfly), born in Utica, New York
1937 Highlights

About September 1, 1937

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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