Sunday December 12, 1937
US date format: 12/12/1937, UK date format: 12/12/1937
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 12, 1937). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Neville Chamberlain (Conservative), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Roberto Benzi and Judy Tegart.
La Habanera, directed by Douglas Sirk, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937
On TV people were watching Intimate Cabaret.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 12, 1937?
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
- Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
- Japanese aircraft shell and sink US gunboat Panay on Yangtze River in China. (Japan apologizes and eventually pays US $2.2 million in reparations).
- NBC and RCA sends first mobile-TV vans onto the streets of New York.
- Washington Redskins win NFL championship.
- Alfred Abel: German film producer and actor, called...
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