On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 1937

Historical Events


Book releaseHistoric Publication

J. R. R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit' is published by George Allen and Unwin in London

Writer and Academic J. R. R. Tolkien
Writer and Academic
J. R. R. Tolkien

Famous Deaths

  • Henri Capitant, French lawyer (Loi Falcidie), dies at 72
1937 Highlights

About September 21, 1937

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo