Friday January 22, 1937: on this day

January 22, 1937 was the 22nd day of the year 1937, under the sign of Aquarius and the day of the week was Friday.

Is January 22, 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 22, 1937, who was born and died on January 22, 1937, what holidays and observances are celebrated on January 22, 1937, which were the most popular songs, movies (e.g. Pépé le Moko, directed by Julien Duvivier), 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 22nd, 1937 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.


What day of the week was January 22, 1937?

January 22, 1937 was a Friday and it was the 22nd day of the year 1937 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 22, 1937 can also be written as 1/22/1937 in the US and as 22/1/1937 in UK and Europe.

January 22, 1937 in January 1937 calendar


January 22, 1937: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 22nd 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 22, 1937: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 22, 1937 is Ox and the associated element is Fire.

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Discover the planets positions on January 22nd, 1937 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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January 22, 1937: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 22, 1937 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 22, 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 22, 1937 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 86% full, rising at 12:58 pm and setting at 04:29 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 22, 1937?

Famous people born on January 22, 1937:

  • Alma Delia Fuentes
    Alma Delia Fuentes

    Mexican actress (d. 2017).

  • Johnjoseph Wambaugh

    American novelist and former police officer known for his crime fiction novels.

  • Jean-Pierre Miquel

    French actor and director of theater.

  • Edén Pastora

    Nicaraguan politician (d. 2020).

  • Joseph Wambaugh in East Pittsburgh

    Pennsylvania, usa; police writer (onion fields).

  • Jean-Pierre Sart

    Two hoodlums from castillon la bastide in france, on february 28, 1992 at 10:30 pm, killed a french priest and ecclesiastic.

  • Hugo Blanco
  • Arie Ribbens
  • Al Kasha
  • Francesco Sacchi
  • Sarolta Mogyorósi

Whose famous birthday is on January 22nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 22nd:

  • Namrata Shirodkar
    Namrata Shirodkar

    Indian actress who primarily worked in Bollywood films and won the Miss India pageant in 1993.

  • Michael Hutchence
    Michael Hutchence

    Australian singer and musician.

  • Jim Jarmusch
    Jim Jarmusch

    American film-maker with a czech-german-french-irish background.

  • Piper Laurie
    Piper Laurie

    Piper Laurie is an American actress who has been nominated for multiple Academy Awards for her performances in films like 'The Hustler' and...

  • Diane Lane
    Diane Lane

    Diane lane is an american actress known for her roles in films such as unfaithful, under the tuscan sun, and the perfect storm.

  • Linda Blair
    Linda Blair

    American model who was five years old.

  • John Hurt
    John Hurt

    British actor who is widely recognized for his tv roles as quentin crisp, the famous homosexual, in "the naked civil servant" (tv) and...

  • Sam Cooke
    Sam Cooke

    American singer with amazing singing talent.

  • Olivia d'Abo
    Olivia d'Abo

    English-american actress and singer.

  • Bill Bixby
    Bill Bixby

    American actor who charmed two generations with five tv series, including "my favorite martian", 1963, "the courtship of eddie's father" and...

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January 22, 1937: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 87 years 3 months old,

or 1047 months

or 4552 weeks and 3 days old,

or 31867 days old,

if you were born on January 22, 1937.

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 22, 1937?

There are 275 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday January 22nd 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 22, 1937?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on January 22, 1937.


January 22, 1937: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on January 22, 1937:

  • Virginia Reiter
  • Michelangelo Vaccaro
  • Domenico Grandi

What famous deaths happened on January 22nd?

Famous deaths on January 22nd:

  • 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.

  • Heath Ledger
    Heath Ledger

    Australian actor.

  • Jean Simmons
    Jean Simmons

    British actress onscreen since 1944.

  • Ann Miller
    Ann Miller

    American dancer, who was a star in broadway's "sugar babies" alongside mickey rooney.

  • Liz Renay
    Liz Renay

    American exotic dancer, model and stripper.

  • Alma Rubens
    Alma Rubens

    American actress (born 1897).

  • Jobyna Ralston
    Jobyna Ralston

    Actress (wings girl shy, freshman), is killed at 66.

  • Frances Gifford
    Frances Gifford

    Emphysema deaths at 71.

  • Alan Hale
    Alan Hale

    American actor.

  • Roy Brown
    Roy Brown

    American singer-songwriter.

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January 22, 1937: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on January 22, 1937:

  • New Zealand - Wellington Anniversary.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Vincent.

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January 22, 1937: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on January 22, 1937 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Pépé le Moko

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

Dark Journey

Release year: 1937

Directed by: Victor Saville

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

Blake of Scotland Yard

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

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

January 22, 1937: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on January 22, 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 22, 1937?

On January 22, 1937 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 22, 1937?

On January 22, 1937 the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 22, 1937?

On January 22, 1937 the Pope was Pius XI.


What is special about January 22nd?

January 22nd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 22nd 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 22nd, such as:

  • 2019 - Israeli-palestinian conflict - a hamas militant is shot and killed, while two other hamas members are hurt when an israeli tank fires on the gaza strip following a violent protest. israel defense forces' action is in retaliation to a shooting that lightly injured an officer and for two brief palestinian incursions into israel.
  • 2018 - Seven people were killed in clashes with security forces and worshippers who took part in an ethiopian orthodox religious celebration marking timkat (epiphany), in woldiya. this was happening over the weekend.
  • 2017 - A 7.9 magnitude earthquake strikes west of panguna in papua new guinea below bougainville island. there are no immediate reports of major injuries or casualties. the tsunami alert for papua new guinea, solomon islands and new guinea has been canceled.

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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.

Friday January 22, 1937