On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1937

Historical Events

  • The first New Zealand State house opens in Miramar

Famous Birthdays

  • Norman Dinerstein, American composer, born in Springfield, Massachusetts (d. 1982)
  • Ralph Backstrom, Canadian ice hockey centre (6 x Stanley Cup with Montreal Canadiens; 6 x NHL All-Star), born in Kirkland Lake, Ontario (d. 2021)
1937 Highlights

About September 18, 1937

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

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