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About July 7th, 1937, in brief:

  • Historical events: 5th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 8-3 at Griffith Stadium, Washington
  • Day of the week: July 7th, 1937 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer (in western zodiac), Ox (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Matthew Espinosa, Ringo Starr
  • 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 07, 1937?

July 07, 1937 was a Wednesday and it was the 188th day of the year 1937 in the Gregorian calendar.

July 07, 1937 can also be written as 7/7/1937 in the US and as 7/7/1937 in UK and Europe.


July 07, 1937: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on July 07, 1937:

  • 5th all star baseball game: al wins 8-3 at griffith stadium, washington
  • Japanese and chinese troops clash, which will become part of world war ii.
  • Sino-japanese war: battle of lugou bridge : japanese forces invade beijing, china.
  • The marco polo bridge incident (lugou bridge) provides the imperial japanese army with a pretext for starting the second sino-japanese war (china-japan war).
  • The peel commission report recommends the partition of palestine, which was the first formal recommendation for partition in the history of palestine.

July 07, 1937: What were the magazines covers that day?

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July 07, 1937: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for July 7th 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 07, 1937: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for July 07, 1937 is Ox and the associated element is Fire.

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July 07, 1937: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on July 07, 1937 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on July 07, 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 07, 1937 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 1% full, rising at 04:52 am and setting at 08:47 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 07, 1937?

Famous people born on July 07, 1937:

  • Bessie Head

    Bessie head was a south african writer known for her novels and short stories that explore themes of race, identity, and social injustice.

  • Sydney Coleman

    Sydney Coleman was a theoretical physicist known for his work in quantum field theory.

  • Carroll Hubbard

    Carroll Hubbard was a U.S.

  • Tung Chee-hwa

    Hong kong businessman and politician, 1st chief executive of hong kong.

  • Michael Sata


  • Ned Beatty


  • Jean Le Mouël
  • Jerome Charyn
  • Konrad Wirnhier
  • Jack Zipes
  • Nanami Shiono
  • Giovanni Arrighi

Whose famous birthday is on July 7th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on July 7th:

  • Matthew Espinosa
    Matthew Espinosa

    Matthew espinosa is a social media personality known for his popularity on the now-defunct video app vine and for his presence on other...

  • Ringo Starr
    Ringo Starr

    British singer, actor, and drummer.

  • Jack Whitehall
    Jack Whitehall

    Jack whitehall is a british tv actor known for his roles in popular tv shows and stand-up comedy performances.

  • Shelley Duvall
    Shelley Duvall

    Shelley duvall is an american actress and producer known for her roles in iconic films such as the shining and popeye.

  • Bérénice Bejo
    Bérénice Bejo

    Argentine-french actress.

  • Mo Collins
    Mo Collins

    American actress, comedian and screenwriter.

  • Troy Garity
    Troy Garity

    American notable family, the son and daughter of jane fonda, actress, and tom hayden, politician.

  • Cree Summer
    Cree Summer

    Cree Summer is a Canadian-American actress known for her voice acting roles in animated series and video games.

  • Joe Spano
    Joe Spano

    San francisco, california -- actor (henry goldblume hill st blues).

  • Dylan Sprayberry
    Dylan Sprayberry

    Movie actor.

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How old is someone born on July 07, 1937?

Someone born on July 07, 1937 is:

86 years 10 months old,

or 1042 months and 12 days old,

or 4532 weeks and 4 days old,

or 31728 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on July 07, 1937?

There are 49 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday July 7th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on July 07, 1937?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on July 07, 1937.


July 07, 1937: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on July 07, 1937:

  • Alto Adams

    Silent film actor who appeared in over 100 films during the early 20th century.

  • Gino Passeri

What famous deaths happened on July 7th?

Famous deaths on July 7th:

  • Veronica Lake
    Veronica Lake

    Veronica lake was an american film actress known for her femme fatale roles and her signature peek-a-boo hairstyle.

  • Vivien Leigh
    Vivien Leigh

    Born in india, british actress who was the first from england to win the oscar for best actress (1939).

  • Norman Foster
    Norman Foster

    Foster and partners was founded by baron foster of thames bank english architect.

  • Flora Robson
    Flora Robson

    South shields (england) -- actress (dominique is dead).

  • Dilip Kumar
    Dilip Kumar

    Indian film actor (b. 1922).

  • Reginald Gardiner
    Reginald Gardiner

    Wimbledon, england -- actor (great dictator).

  • Arthur Conan Doyle
    Arthur Conan Doyle

    Scottish writer, best known for creating the modern detective story and the characters sherlock holmes (and his colleague dr.

  • Moshood Abiola

    Moshood Abiola was a Nigerian businessman, publisher, and politician who was the presumed winner of the 1993 Nigerian presidential election.

  • Briyan Doyle

    Scottish author and physician, best known for creating Sherlock Holmes.

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July 07, 1937: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on July 07, 1937:

  • Russia and Ukraine - Ivan Kupala
  • United Kingdom - July 7th Bombings remembrance day
  • Bhutan - Guru Rinpoche
  • Roman Empire - Nonae Caprotinae festival in honor of Juno
  • Tanzania - Saba Saba Day (or Peasants' Day, founding of the TANU party, 1954)
  • Solomon Islands - Independence Day (1978)
  • Spain - San Fermfn festival or running of the bulls, in Pamplona, Navarre.
  • Worldwide - Bungie Day
  • United States - Bonza bottler day
  • Japan - Tanabata

Observances on July 07, 1937:

  • World Kiswahili Language Day [UNESCO]

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July 07, 1937: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on July 07, 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 07, 1937: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on July 07, 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 07, 1937?

On July 07, 1937 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 07, 1937?

On July 07, 1937 the UK Prime Minister was Neville Chamberlain (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 07, 1937?

On July 07, 1937 the Pope was Pius XI.


What is special about July 7th?

July 7th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 7th 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 7th, such as:

  • 2019 - War in afghanistan, 2019 ghazni bombing: nearly 200 people are injured and 14 are killed in a suicide bombing carried out by the taliban in ghazni (afghanistan).
  • 2018 - 2018 phuket boat capsize: with 15 people still missing, the death toll from a phuket tourist boat accident has risen to 41.
  • 2017 - Sinai insurgency. masked militants attacked an egyptian army checkpoint south of rafah in north sinai governorate. at least 23 soldiers were killed, including a colonel in the special forces. later, the islamic state of iraq & syria claimed responsibility. vbied and signal jamming were part of the attack.

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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.

Wednesday July 7, 1937