Saturday 8 May 1937
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Captains Courageous, directed by Victor Fleming, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937
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Which were the important events of 8 May 1937 ?
- Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
- Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
- Parents' Day in South Korea
- Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
- VE Day
- World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day
- Saint Ida of Nivelles
- Bernard Cleary: Canadian journalist academic and politician.
- Mike Cuellar: Cuban-American baseball player (d. 2010).
- Dennis DeConcini: American politician and businessman, a Democratic U.S.
- Carlos Díaz: Colombian lawyer and politician (d. 2015).
- Thomas Pynchon: American sailor and author.
- Carlos Gaviria Diaz: Colombian politician
- Michael Simmons: Air Marshal (British Ministry of Defense).
- Dennis DeConcini American politician (Senator-Democrat-Arizona: 1977-).
- 63rd Kentucky Derby: Charley Kurtsinger on War Admiral wins in 2:03.2.
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