Saturday January 16, 1937: on this day

January 16, 1937 was the 16th day of the year 1937, under the sign of Capricorn and the day of the week was Saturday.

Is January 16, 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 16, 1937, who was born and died on January 16, 1937, what holidays and observances are celebrated on January 16, 1937, which were the most popular songs, movies (e.g. You Only Live Once, directed by Fritz Lang), TV series (e.g. Cook'S Night Out) books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about January 16th, 1937 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.


What day of the week was January 16, 1937?

January 16, 1937 was a Saturday and it was the 16th day of the year 1937 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 16, 1937 can also be written as 1/16/1937 in the US and as 16/1/1937 in UK and Europe.

January 16, 1937 in January 1937 calendar


January 16, 1937: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 16th 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 16, 1937: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 16, 1937 is Ox and the associated element is Fire.

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January 16, 1937: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 16, 1937 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 16, 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 16, 1937 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 31% full, rising at 09:12 am and setting at 10:43 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 16, 1937?

Famous people born on January 16, 1937:

  • Luiz Bueno

    Brazilian race car driver (d. 2011).

  • Francis George

    British gangster (born 1940).

  • Conny Bos

    Dutch singer.

  • Huub Graaf

    Dutch astrologer, numerologist, lecturer.

  • Bob Bogle

    Portland -- rock guitarist / bassist (ventures batman theme).

  • Bob Bogle in Portland

    Oregon, usa.

  • Conny Vandenbos Dutch singer ("My rose

    My little rose").

  • Lorraine Bayly

    Australian actress.

  • Conny Vandenbos
  • Innocente Meroi
  • Francis Eugene George
  • Marcello Norberth

Whose famous birthday is on January 16th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 16th:

  • Lin-Manuel Miranda
    Lin-Manuel Miranda

    Lin-manuel miranda is a tony award-winning actor, composer, and lyricist, best known for creating and starring in the hit broadway musical...

  • Vijay Sethupathi
    Vijay Sethupathi

    Vijay sethupathi is an indian actor known for his work in tamil cinema, gaining recognition for his versatile performances and...

  • James May
    James May

    James may is a british television presenter, journalist, and writer, best known for co-presenting the motoring show top gear.

  • Sidharth Malhotra
    Sidharth Malhotra

    Sidharth malhotra is an indian actor known for his work in bollywood films.

  • Richard Bohringer
    Richard Bohringer

    French-senegalese singer, actor, poet, and father to actress romane bohringer.

  • 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.

  • Josh Evans
    Josh Evans

    American actor, and a well-known family member, is the son of bob evans and ali mcgraw.

  • John Carpenter
    John Carpenter

    American director of "dark star", "halloween", 1978, and "starman", 1984.

  • Debbie Allen
    Debbie Allen

    American actress and dancer, younger sister to phylicia rashad.

  • Ricardo Darín
    Ricardo Darín

    Argentinian actor, director, and screenwriter.

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January 16, 1937: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 87 years 3 months old,

or 1047 months and 7 days old,

or 4553 weeks and 3 days old,

or 31874 days old,

if you were born on January 16, 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 16, 1937?

There are 268 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday January 16th 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 16, 1937?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on January 16, 1937.


January 16, 1937: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on January 16, 1937:

  • Louella Carr

What famous deaths happened on January 16th?

Famous deaths on January 16th:

  • Carole Lombard
    Carole Lombard

    American actress.

  • John Mortimer
    John Mortimer

    British screenwriter, barrister and author.

  • Bernard Lee
    Bernard Lee

    London, england -- actor in james bond movies (m).

  • Prem Nazir
    Prem Nazir

    Malayalam actor (born in 1926).

  • Akaya Kabila

    Former President of a country in Africa.

  • Alver Lindgren

    Prolific playwright known for his impactful dramas.

  • Rodrigues Alves

    Former President of Brazil known for modernizing the country's infrastructure.

  • Ndrew Wyeth

    Renowned American realist painter known for his rural landscapes and portraits.

  • Marjorie Williams

    Marjorie Williams was an American journalist and political columnist who wrote for publications such as Vanity Fair and The Washington Post.

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January 16, 1937: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on January 16, 1937:

  • National Religious Freedom Day in the United States, to commemorate the adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786
  • Teacher's Day in Thailand

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January 16, 1937: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on January 16, 1937 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

You Only Live Once

You Only Live Once

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Sylvia Sidney, Henry Fonda, Barton MacLane, Jean Dixon

Country: United States of America

Black Legion

Black Legion

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Archie Mayo, Michael Curtiz

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Ann Sheridan, Dick Foran, Erin O'Brien-Moore

Country: United States of America

Jungle Jim

Jungle Jim

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Ford Beebe, Clifford Smith

Starring: Grant Withers, Betty Jane Rhodes, Raymond Hatton, Evelyn Brent

Bulldog Drummond Escapes

Bulldog Drummond Escapes

Release year: 1937

Directed by: James P. Hogan

Starring: Ray Milland, Guy Standing, Heather Angel, Reginald Denny

Secret Valley

Secret Valley

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Howard Bretherton

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

January 16, 1937: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on January 16, 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:

Cook's Night Out

Cook's Night Out

Release year: 1937

Starring: Marcel Boulestin

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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


Who was the US President on January 16, 1937?

On January 16, 1937 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 16, 1937?

On January 16, 1937 the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 16, 1937?

On January 16, 1937 the Pope was Pius XI.


What is special about January 16th?

January 16th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 16th 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 16th, such as:

  • 2019 - Manbij bombing: a suicide attack by isil in manbij, syria causes at least 19 deaths. two u.s. soldiers, one pentagon civilian and a civilian contractor were among the casualties. three other service members were also reported to have been wounded.
  • 2018 - Aftermath of the caracas helicopter accident: yesterday's firefight between the venezuelan army and the venezuelan government resulted in oscar perez being killed. perez's family killed two police officers, seven members of his group, and six other members.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war: deir ez-zor offensive (january-february 2017: isil's third attack on the syrian government's forces within the city of deir ez-zor reportedly divides the government-held area in half. according to the government, the attack involves approximately 14,000 isil fighters.

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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.

Saturday January 16, 1937