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What day of the week was July 16, 1937?

July 16, 1937 was a Friday and it was the 197th day of the year 1937 in the Gregorian calendar.

July 16, 1937 can also be written as 7/16/1937 in the US and as 16/7/1937 in UK and Europe.

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

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

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

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

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

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on July 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 July 16, 1937 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 67% full, rising at 02:44 pm and setting at 12:52 am.

The previous full moon was on Jun 23, 1937 while the next full moon would come on Jul 23, 1937.

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Your place in the Universe on July 16, 1937

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Who was born on July 16, 1937?

Famous people born on July 16, 1937:

  • John Daly

    English director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2008).

  • Richard Bryan

    American lawyer and politician, 25th governor of nevada.

  • Mario De Grassi
  • Ada Rogovceva
  • Maria Voce
  • Søren Andersen
  • Giuseppe Pederiali
  • Sergio Dell'Acqua
  • Zarina
  • Andrija Anković
  • Nugzar Asatiani

Whose famous birthday is on July 16th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on July 16th:

  • Barbara Stanwyck
    Barbara Stanwyck

    Four times, an american actress was nominated for the oscar: "stella dallas," 1937, 1942, "ball of fire," 1941, and 1944.

  • Katrina Kaif
    Katrina Kaif

    Katrina kaif is a british actress and model known for her work in bollywood films.

  • Corey Feldman
    Corey Feldman

    Corey feldman is a well-known american actor and musician, best known for his roles in popular 1980s films such as the goonies and stand by...

  • Phoebe Cates
    Phoebe Cates

    Phoebe cates is a former american actress known for her roles in popular 1980s films such as 'fast times at ridgemont high' and 'gremlins'.

  • Will Ferrell
    Will Ferrell

    American comedian and actor who started his career on "saturday night live.

  • Ginger Rogers
    Ginger Rogers

    American actress and dancer, rogers was a glamour queen who wore chic clothes and sounded down-to-earth vowels.

  • Michael Flatley
    Michael Flatley

    A talented irish-american dancer taps at a staggering 28 taps per second.

  • Rubén Blades
    Rubén Blades

    Actor and singer-songwriter from panama.

  • Chris Pontius
    Chris Pontius

    American actor and jackass cast member.

  • Faye Grant
    Faye Grant

    American actress.

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How old is someone born on July 16, 1937?

Someone born on July 16, 1937 is:

86 years 10 months old,

or 1042 months and 3 days old,

or 4531 weeks and 2 days old,

or 31719 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on July 16, 1937?

There are 58 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Tuesday July 16th 2024.

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

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


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

Famous people died on July 16, 1937:

  • Giuseppe Brignone
  • George Nathan

What famous deaths happened on July 16th?

Famous deaths on July 16th:

  • Patrick Dewaere
    Patrick Dewaere

    French leading man in films of the 1970s.

  • Harry Chapin
    Harry Chapin

    American singer, musician, trumpeter, and guitarist.

  • James Gammon
    James Gammon

    American actor (born in 1940).

  • Patsy Ruth Miller
    Patsy Ruth Miller

    Actress (wide open sap twin beds, sap), dies at 91.

  • Meli Lorca

    Acclaimed author of several best-selling novels.

  • Lynnon Frost

    Renowned poet whose works continue to inspire readers worldwide.

  • Carols Cruz

    Iconic Brazilian samba singer and actress.

  • Felma Hertz

    Contributed to the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.

  • Jhonnie Winter

    Jhonnie Winter was an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer, and one of the greatest blues guitarists of all time.

  • Nguyen Du

    Vietnamese poet best known for writing 'The Tale of Kieu'.

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

Holidays on July 16, 1937:

  • Botswana - President's Day (2nd day)
  • Catholic - Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel

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

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


Release year: 1937

Directed by: Jack Conway

Starring: Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Lionel Barrymore, Frank Morgan

Country: United States of America

High, Wide and Handsome

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Rouben Mamoulian

Starring: Irene Dunne, Randolph Scott, Dorothy Lamour, Elizabeth Patterson

Paradise Isle

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Arthur Greville Collins

Starring: Movita, Warren Hull, William B. Davidson, John St. Polis

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

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

The most popular TV Series on July 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:

The Mizzen Cross Trees

The Mizzen Cross Trees

Release year: 1937

Starring: Edward Crowther, John Goss, Taylor Harris, Roderick Jones

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland



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


Who was the US President on July 16, 1937?

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

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

On July 16, 1937 the UK Prime Minister was Neville Chamberlain (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 16, 1937?

On July 16, 1937 the Pope was Pius XI.


What is special about July 16th?

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

  • 2019 - Syrian civil war: airstrikes by the syrian government targeting residential areas in jisr al-shughur and khan shaykhun in idlib province kill at least nine civilians, and injure fourteen others.
  • 2018 - 2015-2018 iraqi protests - demonstrations in iraq leave many people dead and create mass unrest.
  • 2017 - Jodie whittaker will replace peter capaldi in the 13th doctor's incarnation, making her the first woman to assume the role of doctor who's science fiction television series.

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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.

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Friday July 16, 1937