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October 1937

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in October 1937.
The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Neville Chamberlain (Conservative), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on October 1937: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 1937?


  • 01 Oct 1937 Pullman Company formally recognizes Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters.
  • 02 Oct 1937 FDR visits Grand Coulee Dam construction site in Washington State
  • 03 Oct 1937 Sino-Japanese War: Japanese troops advance toward Nanking.
  • 04 Oct 1937 Rabotnicki Skopje is established as a football club .
  • 05 Oct 1937 Minister Romme says unemployment is 25% quarter of Romme
  • 10 Oct 1937 New York Yankees beat New York Giants four games to one in 34th World Series.
  • 13 Oct 1937 A recorded trace of snow in Central Park, New York City
  • 15 Oct 1937 Ernest Hemingway novel To Have & Have Not published
  • 18 Oct 1937 October 21 ampndash Spanish Civil War: The whole Spanish northern seaboard falls into the Falangists' hands Republican forces in Gijon, Spain, set fire to petrol reserves prior to retreating before the advancing Falangists.
  • 21 Oct 1937 Franco-troops occupies Gijon
  • 25 Oct 1937 Belgian government of Zealand falls due to black money
  • 31 Oct 1937 Spanish government moves from Valencia to Barcelona
  • 02 Oct 1937 Rafael Trujillo orders the execution of Haitians living in the border region of the Dominican Republic.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in October 1937?
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Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. - Rosalie


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?