Saturday 22 May 1937
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Kid Galahad, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Have a look at the old newspapers from 22 May 1937 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Queue for Song
Masks Through the Ages
Cook's Night Out
Which were the important events of 22 May 1937 ?
- Saint Humilita
- Saint Rita of Cascia
- Victoria Day in Canada
- World Biodiversity Day.
- Republic of Yemen - National Day.
- National Heroes Day in Sri Lanka.
- National Maritime Day in the United States.()
- Saint Atto
- Saint Emile
- Saint Fulk
- Saint Lupus
- Saint Romanus
- Saint Julia
- Saint Renata of Bavaria
See other famous people born on 22 May
Facundo Cabral: Argentinian singer-songwriter (d. 2011).
Don Estelle: British actor, a lovable comedian widely known for his role in "It Ain't Half Hot Mum," from 1974-81.
Guy Marchand: French actor, musician and singer.
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What news were making the headlines those days in May 1937?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: King Christian X -- May 17, 1937
- Life: Dionne Quintuplets
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Since its original publication in 1936, Gone With the Wind—winner of the Pulitzer Prize and one of the bestselling novels of all time—has been heralded by readers everywhere as The Great American Novel.Widely
Northwest Passage is about the career of a great but hitherto almost unknown figure in colonial history major Rogers who's incredible exploits in the five years of the old French War prove him the greatest of all Indian Fighters equally ...
This thrilling novel of a doctor's life has been the subject of a Mobil Masterpiece Theatre dramatic series on PBS. "Cronin's distinguished achievement. . . .
Wilkins was noted for his novel And So-Victoria --about Queen Victoria. Has lineage chart from George II 1700 to Charles, dicke of Brunswick d. 1873
Tell the world why 22 May 1937 is such a special date for you!