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About July 9th, 1937, in brief:

  • Historical events: The silent film archives of Fox Film Corporation are destroyed by the 1937 Fox vault fire.
  • Day of the week: July 9th, 1937 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer (in western zodiac), Ox (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Tom Hanks, Courtney Love
  • 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 09, 1937?

July 09, 1937 was a Friday and it was the 190th day of the year 1937 in the Gregorian calendar.

July 09, 1937 can also be written as 7/9/1937 in the US and as 9/7/1937 in UK and Europe.


July 09, 1937: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on July 09, 1937:

  • The silent film archives of fox film corporation are destroyed by the 1937 fox vault fire.

July 09, 1937: What were the magazines covers that day?

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July 09, 1937: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for July 9th 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 09, 1937: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for July 09, 1937 is Ox and the associated element is Fire.

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July 09, 1937: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on July 09, 1937 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on July 09, 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 09, 1937 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 11% full, rising at 07:16 am and setting at 09:58 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 09, 1937?

Famous people born on July 09, 1937:

  • Dabid Hockney

    Prominent British painter and photographer.

  • Gunther Holtorf

    German entrepreneur known for his epic road trip spanning over 26 years.

  • Clemon Daniels AFL player of year 1963

    Half back (oakland raiders and dallas texans, san francisco 49ers).

  • VI conte di Erne Henry Crichton
  • Mauro Olivi
  • Massimo Pica Ciamarra
  • Clem Daniels
  • Barry Phillips-Moore
  • Roberto Gervaso
  • Josef Vacenovský
  • Peter Beil

Whose famous birthday is on July 9th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on July 9th:

  • Tom Hanks
    Tom Hanks

    American film producer and actor, he won an oscar for best actor for "philadelphia" on 3-21/1994.

  • Courtney Love
    Courtney Love

    American musician who reinvented her self several times.

  • Sanjeev Kumar
    Sanjeev Kumar

    Sanjeev kumar was an acclaimed indian actor known for his versatile performances in hindi cinema, including roles in classic films like...

  • Jack White
    Jack White

    American singer and musician (the white stripes).

  • Amanda Knox
    Amanda Knox

    American in famous criminal case.

  • Jimmy Smits
    Jimmy Smits

    Jimmy smits is an american actor and producer known for his roles in popular tv shows such as 'nypd blue' and 'sons of anarchy'.

  • Matt King
    Matt King

    Matt king is a vine star known for his comedic sketches and relatable content.

  • Kelly McGillis
    Kelly McGillis

    American actress.

  • Fred Savage
    Fred Savage

    American actor, best known for his role in the tv series "wonder years".

  • Donald Rumsfeld
    Donald Rumsfeld

    American official in the government.

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How old is someone born on July 09, 1937?

Someone born on July 09, 1937 is:

86 years 10 months old,

or 1042 months and 10 days old,

or 4532 weeks and 2 days old,

or 31726 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on July 09, 1937?

There are 51 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Tuesday July 9th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on July 09, 1937?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on July 09, 1937.


July 09, 1937: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on July 09, 1937:

  • Oliver Law

    American commander (b. 1899).

  • Luigi Azzini

What famous deaths happened on July 9th?

Famous deaths on July 9th:

  • Rip Torn
    Rip Torn

    American actor, director of stage and screen, emmy-winning, oscar-nominated leading actor and character player in more than 50 tv and movie...

  • Rod Steiger
    Rod Steiger

    American soldier and actor (d. 2002).

  • Ward Horton
    Ward Horton

    Ward Horton was a talented American actor who appeared in various films and television shows.

  • Freddie Jones
    Freddie Jones

    English actor (b. 1927).

  • Kevin Hagen
    Kevin Hagen

    American actor (born 1928).

  • Douglas MacLean
    Douglas MacLean

    At 77, silent film comedian and producer dies.

  • Cornelia Otis Skinner
    Cornelia Otis Skinner

    American actress and author (born in 1899).

  • Edmund Burke

    An Irish statesman, author, orator, political theorist, and philosopher who served for many years in the British House of Commons.

  • Nechemia Peres

    Prominent figure in the Israeli venture capital industry.

  • Nozomi Osanai

    Renowned Japanese author known for her poetic works.

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July 09, 1937: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on July 09, 1937:

  • Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Our Lady of Peace.
  • Palau - Constitution Day.
  • Argentina - Independence Day.
  • Roman festival - Caprotinia, or feasts of Juno Caprotina.
  • Bahá'f Faith - Holy Day: Martyrdom of the Báb.

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July 09, 1937: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on July 09, 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 09, 1937: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on July 09, 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 09, 1937?

On July 09, 1937 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 09, 1937?

On July 09, 1937 the UK Prime Minister was Neville Chamberlain (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 09, 1937?

On July 09, 1937 the Pope was Pius XI.


What is special about July 9th?

July 9th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 9th 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 9th, such as:

  • 2019 - Relations argentina-lebanon: president mauricio mcri of argentina issues a decree declaring hezbollah a terrorist organization.
  • 2018 - 2018 japan floods: deaths due to heavy rains in japan reach 126. more than 86 people are still missing.
  • 2017 - World heritage sites: unesco has declared eight new world heritage sites, including the lake district in north west england as well as iran's historic city of yazd.

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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.

Friday July 9, 1937