Wednesday January 06, 1937: on this day

January 06, 1937 was the 6th day of the year 1937, under the sign of Capricorn and the day of the week was Wednesday.

Is January 06, 1937 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on January 06, 1937, who was born and died on January 06, 1937, what holidays and observances are celebrated on January 06, 1937, which were the most popular songs, movies (e.g. Secret Valley, directed by Howard Bretherton), TV series (e.g. The World Of Women) books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about January 6th, 1937 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.


What day of the week was January 06, 1937?

January 06, 1937 was a Wednesday and it was the 6th day of the year 1937 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 06, 1937 can also be written as 1/6/1937 in the US and as 6/1/1937 in UK and Europe.

January 06, 1937 in January 1937 calendar


January 06, 1937: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on January 06, 1937:

  • Bradman scores 270 aust vs. england at the mcg, incl 110 singles

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January 06, 1937: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 6th is Capricorn.

Capricorn is the 10th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between December 22nd and January 19th belong to the Capricorn sign: discover Capricorn personality and who should a Capricorn marry.

Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius.

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January 06, 1937: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 06, 1937 is Ox and the associated element is Fire.

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Discover the planets positions on January 6th, 1937 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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January 06, 1937: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 06, 1937 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 06, 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 January 06, 1937 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 22% full, rising at 01:54 am and setting at 12:42 pm.

The previous full moon was on Dec 28, 1936 while the next full moon would come on Jan 26, 1937.

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Who was born on January 06, 1937?

Famous people born on January 06, 1937:

  • Lou Holtz
    Lou Holtz

    United states -- football coach (new jersey jets).

  • Paolo Conte

    Italian musician, pianist, composer, lawyer, noted for his resonant, grainy voice.

  • Doris Troy

    American singer-songwriter (d. 2004).

  • Ludvík Daněk

    Czech discus thrower (d. 1998).

  • Harri Holkeri

    Finnish politician, prime minister between 1987-1990.

  • Roberto Ongpin
  • Hans-Dieter Krampe
  • Cuco Valoy
  • Luigi Arienti
  • Lenora Fisher
  • Liana Orfei

Whose famous birthday is on January 6th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 6th:

  • Kate McKinnon
    Kate McKinnon

    Kate mckinnon is a comedian known for her work on saturday night live and her impressions of famous personalities.

  • Rowan Atkinson
    Rowan Atkinson

    Rowan Atkinson is a British actor, comedian, and screenwriter, best known for his roles in the sitcoms 'Mr.

  • Norman Reedus
    Norman Reedus

    American actor and model, known for his roles in the walking dead's series daryl dixon and murphy macmanus' 1999 film the boondock saints...

  • Adriano Celentano
    Adriano Celentano

    Italian singer-songwriter, actor, and director.

  • Olga Georges-Picot
    Olga Georges-Picot

    French family noted, the daughter of a chinese ambassador.

  • Jérémie Renier
    Jérémie Renier

    Belgian actor.

  • Loretta Young
    Loretta Young

    American actress who had her own television show in the 1950s.

  • Danny Pintauro
    Danny Pintauro

    American actor seen playing young jonathan in the tv sitcom, "who's the boss?".

  • Mickey Hargitay
    Mickey Hargitay

    American physical culturist mr.

  • Danny Thomas
    Danny Thomas

    Deerfield, michigan -- comedian (show).

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January 06, 1937: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 87 years 3 months old,

or 1047 months and 16 days old,

or 4554 weeks and 5 days old,

or 31883 days old,

if you were born on January 06, 1937.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 06, 1937?

There are 259 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Monday January 6th 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 06, 1937?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on January 06, 1937.


January 06, 1937: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on January 06, 1937:

  • André Bessette

    Canadian saint (b. 1845).

  • Felice Bacci
  • Howard Vaughton
  • Frère André (Alfred Bessette

What famous deaths happened on January 6th?

Famous deaths on January 6th:

  • Rudolf Nureyev
    Rudolf Nureyev

    Russian-french choreographer and dancer (d. 1993).

  • Sidney Poitier
    Sidney Poitier

    American actor.

  • Silvana Pampanini
    Silvana Pampanini

    Italian film actress from the 1950s.

  • Om Puri
    Om Puri

    Renowned Indian actor known for his versatile roles in films.

  • Pat Harrington
    Pat Harrington


  • Loui Braille

    Inventor of the Braille system, a widely used method of reading and writing for the visually impaired.

  • Genecis Mendel

    Considered the father of genetics, he discovered the basic principles of heredity through his experiments with pea plants.

  • Cicilia Mandela

    South African anti-apartheid activist and politician.

  • Ron Asheton

    Ron Asheton was an American guitarist and songwriter, best known as a founding member of the rock band The Stooges.

  • Messiyah Mendel

    Known for his work in genetics and the study of pea plants.

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January 06, 1937: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on January 06, 1937:

  • Epiphany (National Holiday) in Italy
  • Christianity (except Eastern and Oriental Orthodox who follow the Julian Calendar) - Epiphany of the Lord (a.k.a. "Twelfth Day of Christmas" and Three Kings Day in some areas).
  • In the Irish Calendar- Little Christmas or Nollaig na mBan (Women's Christmas) and/or Twelfth Day.
  • Twelfth Night, or The Lord of Misrule
  • Rastafari movement - Celebration of the ceremonial birthday of Haile Selassie
  • Ancient Latvia - Zvaigznes Diena observed
  • Armenian Christmas (except in the Holy Land where it's on January 18th - old calendar)

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January 06, 1937: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on January 06, 1937 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Secret Valley

Secret Valley

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Howard Bretherton

Starring: Richard Arlen, Virginia Grey, Norman Willis, Russell Hicks

Thunder in the City

Thunder in the City

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Marion Gering

Starring: Edward G. Robinson, Nigel Bruce, Constance Collier, Luli Deste

L'homme du jour

L'homme du jour

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Julien Duvivier

Starring: Maurice Chevalier, Elvire Popesco, André Alerme, Josette Day

Valley of Terror

Valley of Terror

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Albert Herman

Starring: Kermit Maynard, Harley Wood, John Merton, Jack Ingram

Pigskin Parade

Pigskin Parade

Release year: 1936

Directed by: David Butler

Starring: Stuart Erwin, Patsy Kelly, Jack Haley, The Yacht Club Boys

January 06, 1937: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on January 06, 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:

The World of Women

The World of Women

Release year: 1937

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland



Release year: 1936

Starring: Edward Cooper, Horace Kenney, Jean Colin, Gaston Palmer

Picture Page

Picture Page

Release year: 1936

Starring: Joan Gilbert, Leslie Mitchell, Joan Miller



Release year: 1936

Starring: Eric Robinson



Release year: 1936

Starring: Bert Ambrose, Evelyn Dall, Bebe Daniels, Frances Day


Who was the US President on January 06, 1937?

On January 06, 1937 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 06, 1937?

On January 06, 1937 the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 06, 1937?

On January 06, 1937 the Pope was Pius XI.


What is special about January 6th?

January 6th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 6th day of the month of January. 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 January 6th, such as:

  • 2019 - 2018 moscow-constantinople schism: the chancellor of the ukrainian orthodox church (moscow patriarchate) describes the granting of autocephaly on january 5 to the orthodox church of ukraine as "a secular event."
  • 2018 - Casamance conflict, 13 people are killed by gunmen near ziguinchor (senegal).
  • 2017 - Russian military intervention in syria's civil war: russia begins withdrawal of its forces from syria. russia's aircraft carrier battle group was the first to depart. the united nations declares that the ceasefire is holding "largely".

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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 January 1937?

January 1937 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with January being the 1st 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 January 1937 calendar looked like.

Wednesday January 6, 1937