Sunday 27 June 1937
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Joseph P Allen IV in Crawfordsville and Joseph Allen.
Wee Willie Winkie, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937
On TV people were watching Wimbledon.
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- National HIV Testing Day in United States
- National Veterans' Day in the United Kingdom 
- Stonewall Day (date of many gay pride celebrations, including those in New York City, San Francisco, Toronto, and Madrid)
- Feast of St Cyril of Alexandria
- Joseph P Allen IV in Crawfordsville: Indiana, USA; PhD/astronaut (STS-5, STS 51A).
- Joseph Allen: American astronaut, selected by NASA in August 1967.
- Howard Dean: American accountant and CEO in charge of Dean Foods, a family owned and operated food and products supplier founded by his grandfather.
- Otto Herrigel: Namibian lawyer and politician (d. 2013).
- Kirkpatrick Sale: American author and scholar.
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