Thursday January 21, 1937: on this day

About January 21st, 1937, in brief:

  • Day of the week: January 21st, 1937 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius (in western zodiac), Ox (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Telly Savalas, Sushant Singh Rajput
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • Popular movie: Pépé le Moko directed by Julien Duvivier

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What day of the week was January 21, 1937?

January 21, 1937 was a Thursday and it was the 21st day of the year 1937 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 21, 1937 can also be written as 1/21/1937 in the US and as 21/1/1937 in UK and Europe.

January 21, 1937 in January 1937 calendar

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January 21, 1937: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 21st is Aquarius.

Aquarius is the 11th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between January 20th and February 18th belong to the Aquarius sign: discover Aquarius personality and who should a Aquarius 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 21, 1937: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 21, 1937 is Ox and the associated element is Fire.

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Discover the planets positions on January 21st, 1937 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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January 21, 1937: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 21, 1937 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 21, 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 21, 1937 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 77% full, rising at 12:06 pm and setting at 03:26 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 21, 1937?

Famous people born on January 21, 1937:

  • Carolyn Dodson

    American metaphysician and astrologer.

  • Judit Ágoston-Mendelényi

    Hungarian fencer (d. 2013).

  • Prince Max

    Duke in bavaria, the youngest son of albrecht, duke of bavaria.

  • Nushiravan Keihanizadeh

    Iranian-american historian and journalist.

  • Christian Chalonge

    French screenwriter and film director.

  • François Boutin

    French thoroughbred horse trainer.

  • Max

    Duke in bavaria.

  • Yvon Goujon
  • Seppo Helle
  • Ernest Lluch
  • Madre Elvira
  • Ludwig Hoffmann-Rumerstein

Whose famous birthday is on January 21st?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 21st:

  • Telly Savalas
    Telly Savalas

    Telly Savalas was an American actor, singer, and businessman, best known for his role as the title character in the television series Kojak.

  • Sushant Singh Rajput
    Sushant Singh Rajput

    Sushant singh rajput was an indian actor known for his work in bollywood films, including his role in the biographical sports film 'm.

  • Geena Davis
    Geena Davis

    American actress.

  • Emma Bunton
    Emma Bunton

    British singer/songwriter, actress and model, as well as a radio and television presenter.

  • Karina Lombard
    Karina Lombard

    Karina Lombard is a French-American actress known for her roles in TV series like 'The L Word' and movies like 'Legends of the Fall'.

  • Benny Hill
    Benny Hill

    British comedian, who was well-known for his funny and humorous style.

  • Paul Allen
    Paul Allen

    American entrepreneur and co-founder of microsoft.

  • Steve Reeves
    Steve Reeves

    American physical culturist.

  • Martin Shaw
    Martin Shaw

    British actor and star of "the professionals", a tv series that ran from december 1977 to february 1983.

  • Marina Foïs
    Marina Foïs

    French actress of russian, jewish egyptian and german ancestry.

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How old is someone born on January 21, 1937?

Someone born on January 21, 1937 is:

87 years 4 months old,

or 1048 months and 23 days old,

or 4560 weeks

or 31920 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 21, 1937?

There are 222 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Tuesday January 21st 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 21, 1937?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on January 21, 1937.

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January 21, 1937: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on January 21, 1937:

  • Marie Prevost
    Marie Prevost

    Canadian-american singer and actress (d. 1937).

  • Erich Trefftz
  • Yasin al-Hashimi

What famous deaths happened on January 21st?

Famous deaths on January 21st:

  • Geeta Bali
    Geeta Bali

    Geeta Bali was a popular Indian film actress who appeared in numerous Bollywood films in the 1950s and early 1960s.

  • George Orwell
    George Orwell

    British essayist and novelist.

  • Peggy Lee
    Peggy Lee

    American singer, songwriter and arranger.

  • Jack Lord
    Jack Lord

    American actor who made his screen debut in 1949's "project x" and is best remembered for his tv series "hawaii five-o" 1968-1980.

  • Ann Sheridan
    Ann Sheridan

    American actress, known as "oomph girl".

  • Susan Strasberg
    Susan Strasberg

    American actress, who made her film debut in 1954.

  • Jackie Wilson
    Jackie Wilson

    American singer-songwriter and performer of soul music.

  • Kaye Ballard
    Kaye Ballard

    American comedian, singer, comedienne, and actress.

  • Louie Anderson
    Louie Anderson

    Louie anderson is a comedian known for his stand-up comedy and for creating the animated show 'life with louie'.

  • Parveen Babi
    Parveen Babi

    Indian actress (born 1955).

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January 21, 1937: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on January 21, 1937:

  • National Hugging Day
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
  • Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
  • UN Arms Day

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January 21, 1937: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on January 21, 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 21, 1937?

On January 21, 1937 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 21, 1937?

On January 21, 1937 the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 21, 1937?

On January 21, 1937 the Pope was Pius XI.


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What is special about January 21st?

January 21st refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 21st 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 21st, such as:

  • 2019 - Maidan shar attack: according to local officials, 126 security personnel were killed in an attack by the taliban on a national directorate of security building in central maidan wardak province.
  • 2018 - Insurgents killed at least 18 people in a 13-hour gun fight. this included 4 afghans and 14 foreigners. according to the afghan interior ministry, the siege ended when all the gunmen were killed. nato claims that no foreign troops were killed. taliban claim they sent five suicide bombers armed only with assault rifles and hand grenades. afghan authorities blame the attack on pakistan-based haqqani. (cbs news), (ap via nbc news).
  • 2017 - War in north-west pakistan: parachinar bombing 2017: around 90 people were injured and 22 are killed in the explosion at a parachinar vegetable market, federally administered tribal areas of pakistan. (al jazeera), (ap), (bernama via astroawan), (radio pakistan)lashkar-i-jhangvi al-alami and tehreek-i-taliban pakistan released joint statements claiming responsibility through text messages sent to journalists. (dawn news),

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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.

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Thursday January 21, 1937