On This Day

What Happened on September 14, 1937

Historical Events

Historic Event

President Franklin D. Roosevelt bans US ships from trading arms with China or Japan

Famous Birthdays

  • Renzo Piano, Italian architect (Whitney Museum of American Art), born in Genoa, Italy

Famous Deaths

Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk

Tomáš Masaryk, Czech philosopher and 1st President of Czechoslovakia (1918-35), dies at 87

1937 Highlights

About September 14, 1937

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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