On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1937

Historical Events

  • Frans Slaats bicycles world record time (45,563 km)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alice Mahon, British MP
  • R B Heywood, director (British Antarctic Survey)

Famous Deaths

  • Ray Ewry, American track and field athlete (8 Olympic golds 1900, 04, 08), dies at 63
1937 Highlights

About September 29, 1937

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra