Tuesday January 19, 1937: on this day

About January 19th, 1937, in brief:

  • Historical events: Millionaire Howard Hughes sets transcontinental air record (7:28:25).
  • Day of the week: January 19th, 1937 was a Tuesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn (in western zodiac), Ox (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Jenson Button, Dolly Parton
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • Popular movie: Pépé le Moko directed by Julien Duvivier

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What day of the week was January 19, 1937?

January 19, 1937 was a Tuesday and it was the 19th day of the year 1937 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 19, 1937 can also be written as 1/19/1937 in the US and as 19/1/1937 in UK and Europe.

January 19, 1937 in January 1937 calendar


January 19, 1937: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on January 19, 1937:

  • Millionaire howard hughes sets transcontinental air record (7:28:25).
  • Cy young, tris speaker and nap lajoie elected to baseball hall of fame.
  • Howard hughes sets a new air record by flying from los angeles, california to new york city in 7 hours, 28 minutes, 25 seconds.

January 19, 1937: What were the magazines covers that day?

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January 19, 1937: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 19th 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 19, 1937: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 19, 1937 is Ox and the associated element is Fire.

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January 19, 1937: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 19, 1937 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 19, 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 19, 1937 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 54% full, rising at 10:43 am and setting at 01:05 am.

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 19, 1937?

Famous people born on January 19, 1937:

  • John Lions

    Australian computer scientist and academic (d. 1998).

  • Joseph Nye


  • Birgitta

    Princess birgitta of sweden.

  • Giovanna Marini

    Italian guitarist and singer-songwriter.

  • Appadurai Muttulingam

    Author and accountant from sri lanka.

  • Fred Lincoln

    American screenwriter and producer of actor (d. 2013).

  • Princess Birgitta of Sweden
  • Brian Miller
  • Constancio Ortiz
  • Henning Wind
  • Brigitta di Svezia

Whose famous birthday is on January 19th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 19th:

  • Jenson Button
    Jenson Button

    Jenson button is an english formula one driver known for winning the 2009 formula one world championship.

  • Dolly Parton
    Dolly Parton

    American country singer, songwriter and actress.

  • Shawn Wayans
    Shawn Wayans

    Shawn wayans is a comedian, actor, writer, and producer, best known for his work on the sketch comedy show 'in living color' and the 'scary...

  • Logan Lerman
    Logan Lerman

    Logan lerman is an american actor known for his roles in movies such as 'the perks of being a wallflower' and the 'percy jackson' series.

  • Tippi Hedren
    Tippi Hedren

    American actress, ex-fashion model and animal rights activist.

  • Katey Sagal
    Katey Sagal

    American actress, best known for her role in "married with children", a popular tv series that ran from 1987 to 1997.

  • Shelley Fabares
    Shelley Fabares

    American actress, best known for her role as an american teenager on "the donna reed show" in 1950s tv.

  • Michael Crawford
    Michael Crawford

    British singer and actor who won hearts around the globe playing the role of the main character in "phantom of the opera" he is a brilliant,...

  • Guy Madison
    Guy Madison

    American actor who played the role of wild bill hickock on tv and radio.

  • Jean Stapleton
    Jean Stapleton

    American actress and singer (d. 2013).

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How old is someone born on January 19, 1937?

Someone born on January 19, 1937 is:

87 years 4 months old,

or 1048 months and 8 days old,

or 4557 weeks and 6 days old,

or 31905 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 19, 1937?

There are 237 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday January 19th 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 19, 1937?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on January 19, 1937.


January 19, 1937: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on January 19, 1937:

  • Henri Douvillé
  • Aristodemo Giorgini
  • Douglas Robinson

What famous deaths happened on January 19th?

Famous deaths on January 19th:

  • Hedy Lamarr
    Hedy Lamarr

    Austrian actress, once considered the most beautiful woman in motion picture, was banned from the united states for her first film,...

  • Miguel Ferrer
    Miguel Ferrer

    American family of fame, jose ferrer was the first of five children born to rosemary clooney.

  • Paul Meurisse
    Paul Meurisse

    French actor and fianca(c), of singer edith piaf.

  • Geraldine Brooks
    Geraldine Brooks

    Actress (faraday & co.

  • Norma Varden
    Norma Varden

    Actress (loose in london).

  • Hanny Lamarr

    Invented frequency-hopping spread spectrum technology.

  • Schon Mack

    Talented musician and songwriter who made significant contributions to the music industry.

  • Thomas Alva

    Renowned physicist who made significant contributions to the development of modern electrical power systems and the invention of the radio.

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January 19, 1937: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on January 19, 1937:

  • Confederate Heroes Day in Texas.
  • Eastern and Oriental Orthodoxy ? Julian Calendar Theophany (Epiphany).
  • St. Mark of Ephesus feast day .
  • National Popcorn Day in United States of America, however some claim this is whatever day the Superbowl lands on.
  • The unofficial National Popcorn Day
  • Bahá'f Faith ? Feast of Sultán (Sovereignty) ? First day of the 17th month of the Bahá'f Calendar.

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January 19, 1937: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on January 19, 1937 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Pépé le Moko

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Julien Duvivier

Starring: Jean Gabin, Gabriel Gabrio, Saturnin Fabre, Fernand Charpin

Country: United States of America

Dark Journey

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Victor Saville

Starring: Conrad Veidt, Vivien Leigh, Joan Gardner, Anthony Bushell

Blake of Scotland Yard

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Robert F. Hill

Starring: Ralph Byrd, Herbert Rawlinson, Joan Barclay, Lloyd Hughes

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

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

January 19, 1937: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on January 19, 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 19, 1937?

On January 19, 1937 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 19, 1937?

On January 19, 1937 the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 19, 1937?

On January 19, 1937 the Pope was Pius XI.


What is special about January 19th?

January 19th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 19th 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 19th, such as:

  • 2019 - Dissident irish republican campaign: a car bomb explodes in front of a londonderry courthouse, northern ireland. the explosion occurred as the area was being evacuated. there were no injuries. investigators believe that the new ira dissident organization is responsible for the attack.
  • 2018 - Turkish military intervention in afrin. turkey begins its military campaign to "destroy the" syrian kurdish ypg group with a cross-border artillery attack into the afrin canton.
  • 2017 - According to the syrian observatory for human rights, 12 civilians were executed in syria civil war by isil militants.

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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.

Tuesday January 19, 1937