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About July 5th, 1937, in brief:

  • Historical events: Chicago Cub Frank Demaree gets 6 hits in 1st game and 2 in 2nd game
  • Day of the week: July 5th, 1937 was a Monday
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer (in western zodiac), Ox (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Eva Green, Katherine Helmond
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • Popular movie: They Won't Forget directed by Mervyn LeRoy

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What day of the week was July 05, 1937?

July 05, 1937 was a Monday and it was the 186th day of the year 1937 in the Gregorian calendar.

July 05, 1937 can also be written as 7/5/1937 in the US and as 5/7/1937 in UK and Europe.


July 05, 1937: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on July 05, 1937:

  • Chicago cub frank demaree gets 6 hits in 1st game and 2 in 2nd game
  • Republican offensive by brunete in spain
  • 117 degrees f (47 degrees c), medicine lake, montana (state record).
  • Sino-japanese war: battle of lugou bridge (aka marco polo bridge incident): japanese forces invade china (often seen as the beginning of world war ii in asia).
  • Peel commission proposes partition of the british mandate of palestine into separate arab and jewish states.

July 05, 1937: What were the magazines covers that day?

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July 05, 1937: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for July 5th is Cancer.

Cancer is the 4th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between June 21st and July 22nd belong to the Cancer sign: discover Cancer personality and who should a Cancer marry.

Babies born in July are either Cancer or Leo. People born before July 22nd are Cancer, while people born from July 23rd have the sign of Leo.

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July 05, 1937: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for July 05, 1937 is Ox and the associated element is Fire.

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July 05, 1937: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on July 05, 1937 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on July 05, 1937 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on July 05, 1937 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 2% full, rising at 02:46 am and setting at 07:09 pm.

The previous full moon was on Jun 23, 1937 while the next full moon would come on Jul 23, 1937.

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Who was born on July 05, 1937?

Famous people born on July 05, 1937:

  • Brooke Hayward
    Brooke Hayward

    American actress and model, who is also a stage actress.

  • Richard Petty


  • Frouwke J Laning-Boersema

    Dutch politician (cda 2nd chamber).

  • Brooke Hayward in Los Angeles

    California, usa; author (haywire).

  • Nita M Lowey

    (rep-d-new york).

  • Mortimer Zuckerman


  • Richard Rhodes


  • Thomas Nagel


  • Jo de Roo
  • Lucia Lumbelli
  • Paolo Amorini

Whose famous birthday is on July 5th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on July 5th:

  • Eva Green
    Eva Green

    She is a french actress who was cast in bernardo bertolucci's 2003 film "the dreamers.

  • Katherine Helmond
    Katherine Helmond

    Katherine helmond was an american actress known for her roles in the tv shows 'soap' and 'who's the boss?'.

  • Edie Falco
    Edie Falco

    Edie falco is an american actress best known for her roles as carmela soprano in the sopranos and nurse jackie peyton in nurse jackie.

  • Huey Lewis
    Huey Lewis

    American singer (and the news).

  • Geneviève Grad
    Geneviève Grad

    Geneviève grad is a french actress known for her roles in popular french films of the 1960s and 1970s.

  • Shirley Knight
    Shirley Knight

    American actress (b. 1936).

  • Michael Stuhlbarg
    Michael Stuhlbarg

    Movie actor.

  • Gilles Lellouche
    Gilles Lellouche

    Gilles lellouche is a french actor known for his roles in popular french films such as 'little white lies' and 'point blank'.

  • Milburn Stone
    Milburn Stone

    American actor known for his role as Doc Adams on the TV series Gunsmoke.

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How old is someone born on July 05, 1937?

Someone born on July 05, 1937 is:

86 years 10 months old,

or 1042 months and 14 days old,

or 4532 weeks and 6 days old,

or 31730 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on July 05, 1937?

There are 47 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday July 5th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on July 05, 1937?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on July 05, 1937.


July 05, 1937: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on July 05, 1937:

  • Daniel Sawyer

    American golfer (born 1884).

  • Ned Sawyer
  • Chester Greenwood

What famous deaths happened on July 5th?

Famous deaths on July 5th:

  • Raffaella Carrà
    Raffaella Carrà

    Raffaella carrà is an italian actress and singer known for her successful music and television career, as well as her iconic dance...

  • Katy Jurado
    Katy Jurado

    Katy jurado was a mexican actress known for her roles in classic western films such as high noon and broken lance.

  • Kerwin Mathews
    Kerwin Mathews

    Kerwin Mathews was an American actor known for his role in the film 'The 7th Voyage of Sinbad'.

  • Carole Landis
    Carole Landis

    Carole Landis was an American actress and singer known for her roles in Hollywood films during the 1940s.

  • Karin Swanström
    Karin Swanström

    Swedish actress, director, and producer (b. 1873).

  • Amaliya Maksimova

    Acclaimed ballerina known for her grace and talent.

  • Vaikom Muhammad Basheer

    Vaikom Muhammad Basheer was a renowned Malayalam writer and social reformer known for his unique style of writing and portrayal of human...

  • Dorothia Jordan

    Renowned English actress and mistress of King William IV.

  • Shizuo Yasuda

    Renowned Japanese novelist known for his impactful storytelling.

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July 05, 1937: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on July 05, 1937:

  • Isle of Man: Tynwald Day (1266).
  • Venezuela: Independence Day (1811).
  • Algeria: Independence Day (1962).
  • Cape Verde: Independence Day (1975).
  • Church of the SubGenius: X-Day (1998).
  • Armenia: Constitution Day (1995)
  • Czech Republic and Slovakia: Arrival of Saints Cyril and Methodius in Great Moravia (around 863).

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July 05, 1937: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on July 05, 1937 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

They Won't Forget

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy

Starring: Claude Rains, Gloria Dickson, Edward Norris, Otto Kruger

Country: United States of America

Wild West Days

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Ford Beebe, Clifford Smith

Starring: Johnny Mack Brown, George Shelley, Lynn Gilbert, Frank Yaconelli

On Again-Off Again

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Edward F. Cline

Starring: Bert Wheeler, Robert Woolsey, Marjorie Lord, Patricia Wilder

Blazing Barriers

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Aubrey Scotto

Starring: Frank Coghlan Jr., Edward Arnold Jr., Florine McKinney, Irene Franklin

Doomed at Sundown

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Sam Newfield

Starring: Bob Steele, Lorraine Randall, Warner Richmond, Earl Dwire

July 05, 1937: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on July 05, 1937 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:



Release year: 1937

Starring: Sue Barker, John McEnroe, Tim Henman, Andy Murray

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Wimbledon Championships

Wimbledon Championships

Release year: 1937

1937 Coronation

1937 Coronation

Release year: 1937

Sports Review

Sports Review

Release year: 1937

Starring: Howard Marshall

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Artists and Their Work

Artists and Their Work

Release year: 1937

Starring: Alan Best, Kenneth Clark, Robert Gibbings, John Graham

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


Who was the US President on July 05, 1937?

On July 05, 1937 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 05, 1937?

On July 05, 1937 the UK Prime Minister was Neville Chamberlain (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 05, 1937?

On July 05, 1937 the Pope was Pius XI.


What is special about July 5th?

July 5th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 5th day of the month of July. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on July 5th, such as:

  • 2019 - 2019 reyhanli car explosion: a car bomb explodes at the turkish city reyhanli. three syrian citizens were killed in the blast.
  • 2018 - Incidents and accidents involving fireworks: at least 19 people were killed in two explosions at tultepec's fireworks workshops, mexico. several more were injured. tultepec has a large fireworks industry.
  • 2017 - Mexican drug war: at least 14 people are killed in a gunfight between la linea gang members, and a rival cartel in madera municipality (chihuahua).

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What happened in 1937?

1937 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Count Claus von Stauffenberg promoted to captain
  • Bradman scores 270 Aust vs. England at the MCG, incl 110 singles
  • 1st broadcast of Guiding Light on NBC radio

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What was the calendar for July 1937?

July 1937 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with July being the 7th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how July 1937 calendar looked like.

Monday July 5, 1937