On This Day

March 24, 1937 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Bus carrying a roller skater troupe to Cincinnati from St.Louis crashes into a bridge abutment in Salem, Illinois, killing 21 people
  • National Gallery of Art established by Congress

Birthdays in History

  • Erskine Sandiford, Premier of Barbados, 1987-94)
1937 in History