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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1900s  1910s  1920s  – 1930s –  1940s  1950s  1960s
Years: 1934 1935 193619371938 1939 1940
1937 by topic
Subject: ArchaeologyArchitectureArtAviationFilmLiterature (Poetry) – MeteorologyMusic (Country) – Rail transportRadioScienceSportsTelevision
Countries: AustraliaCanada – Ecuador – France – Germany – IndiaIreland – Italy – Malaysia – New ZealandNorway – Philippines – Singapore – South Africa– Soviet Union – UKUSA – Zimbabwe
Leaders: Sovereign statesState leadersReligious leadersLaw
Categories: BirthsDeathsWorksIntroductionsEstablishmentsDisestablishmentsAwards

Year 1937 (MCMXXXVII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar.

Contents:
  1. Events of 1937
  2. Births
  3. Deaths
  4. Nobel prizes
  5. Ship events
  6. See also -  Notes -  External links

Events of 1937

January

January 19: Howard Hughes sets record.

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August

  • August 2 – The 1937 Marihuana Tax Act Pub. 238, 75th Congress, 50 Stat. 551 (Aug. 2, 1937), was a significant bill on the path[1] that led to the criminalization of cannabis. It was introduced to U.S. Congress by Commissioner of the Federal Bureau of Narcotics, Harry Anslinger. The Act is now commonly referred to using the modern spelling as the 1937 Marijuana Tax Act.

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Undated

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Births

1937 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1937
MCMXXXVII
Ab urbe condita 2690
Armenian calendar 1386
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Bahá'í calendar 93 – 94
Bengali calendar 1344
Berber calendar 2887
Buddhist calendar 2481
Burmese calendar 1299
Byzantine calendar 7445 – 7446
Chinese calendar 丙子年十一月十九日
(4573/4633-11-19)
— to —
丁丑年十一月廿九日
(4574/4634-11-29)
Coptic calendar 1653 – 1654
Ethiopian calendar 1929 – 1930
Hebrew calendar 56975698
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1992 – 1993
 - Shaka Samvat 1859 – 1860
 - Kali Yuga 5038 – 5039
Holocene calendar 11937
Iranian calendar 1315 – 1316
Islamic calendar 1355 – 1356
Japanese calendar Shōwa 12
(昭和12年)
Korean calendar 4270
Thai solar calendar 2480

January–February

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May–June

July–August

September–October

November–December

Deaths

January–June

July–December

Nobel Prizes

Ship events

Other events

See also

Notes

External links

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Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century
Decades: 1900s  1910s  1920s  - 1930s -  1940s  1950s  1960s

Years: 1934 1935 1936 - 1937 - 1938 1939 1940
1937 by topic:
Subject:      Archaeology - Architecture - Art
Aviation - Film - Literature (Poetry)
Meteorology - Music (Country)
Rail transport - Radio - Science
Sports - Television
Countries:      Australia - Canada - India - Ireland - Malaysia - New Zealand - Norway - Singapore - South Africa - Soviet Union - UK - Zimbabwe
Leaders:    Sovereign states - State leaders
Religious leaders - Law
Categories: Births - Marriages - Deaths - Introductions
Establishments - Disestablishments - Awards

Year 1937 (MCMXXXVII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar.


Contents  (full)
1 Events of 1937
Jan. . Feb. . March . April
May . June . July  .  Aug.
Sept. . Oct. . Nov. .  Dec.
Undated . Ongoing
2 Births
3 Deaths
4 Nobel prizes
5 Ship events
6 See also -  Notes -  External links

Events of 1937

January

January 19: Howard Hughes sets record.

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

12 December, sixth day of the six-day week (Soviet revolutionary calendar), day of elections to the Supreme Soviet of the USSR.

Undated

Ongoing

Births

1937 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1937
MCMXXXVII

Ab urbe condita 2690
Armenian calendar 1386
ԹՎ ՌՅՁԶ
Bahá'í calendar 93 – 94
Buddhist calendar 2481
Coptic calendar 1653 – 1654
Ethiopian calendar 1929 – 1930
Hebrew calendar 5697 – 5698
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1992 – 1993
 - Shaka Samvat 1859 – 1860
 - Kali Yuga 5038 – 5039
Holocene calendar 11937
Iranian calendar 1315 – 1316
Islamic calendar 1355 – 1356
Japanese calendar Shōwa

12


(昭和 12年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2597
(皇紀2597年)
Julian calendar 1982
Korean calendar 4270
Thai solar calendar 2480

January-February

March-April

May-June

July-August

September-October

November-December

Deaths

January - June

July - December

Nobel prizes

Ship events

See also

Notes

People of the year 1937 at Familypedia

9 people were born in 1937

Father Mother Age mother at birth
Ruth Ann Casto (1937) William Clayton Casto (1892-?) Mary Gulia Boggs (1894-?) 4343
Marlene Rose Parrott (1937-1984) Clarence Alfred Roy Clark (1906-1976) Gladys Jean Edmonds (1911-1975) 2626
Larry Mahlon Remington (1937-) Maurice M. Remington (1911-1952) Marie Tol (c1914-1960) 2323
Simeon II of Bulgaria (1937-) Boris III of Bulgaria (1894-1943) Giovanna of Italy (1907-2000)
Marian L. Shields (1937)
Jaap Tol (1937-) Jan Tol (1904-1992) Alida Keizer (1905-1953) 3232
Jacobus N. Tol (1937-) Jacobus Tol (1896-1958) Anna Klinkert (1897-1976) 4040
Johannes J. Tol (1937-) Nicolaas Tol (1902-1960) Geertje Beentjes (1907-1991) 3030
Harald V of Norway (1937-) Olav V of Norway (1903-1991) Märtha of Sweden (1901-1954)

2 children were born to the 2 women born in 1937

37 people died in 1937

Father Mother Age at death
Sophia Ahrens (c1859-1937) Heinrich Ahrens (c1815-1891) Sophia Fischer (c1826-1886) 7878
Elizabeth Albury (1850-1937) John Albury (1823-1855) Mary Ann Masters (1822-1901) 8787
Johannah Helena Anderson (1861-1937) Ellis Anderson (c1830-bef1910) Beatrice Jacobson (1830-1925) 7676
Elizabeth Avery (1850-1937) James Avery (c1814-1875) Catherine Heaslip (c1825-1904) 8787
John Back (1860-1937) William Back (1822-1901) Susannah Stockwell (1826-1921) 7777
Hephzibah Baker (1849-1937) Charles Baker (1814-1897) Maria Cramp (1829-1888) 8888
Annie Matilda Bayliss (1864-1937) John Bayliss (1838-1917) Susannah Merrick (1841-1916) 7373
Caroline Susanna Brewer (1853-1937) William Brewer (?-?) Mary Tew (?-?) 8484
Evarilla Steele Brown (1846-1937) Aquilla Chauncey Brown (1819-1907) Nancy Steele (1822-1858) 9191
Robert A Cameron (1846-1937) Alexander Cameron (c1807-1854) Elizabeth Marks (c1812-1890) 9191
Ada Ellen Chant (c1879-1937) Mary Chant (1856-1902) 5858
Christopher Columbus Clark (1846-1937) Thomas Clark Elizabeth Davis
Emma Jane Cox (1862-c1937) Edwin Cox (c1825-1894) Mary Stewart Ainslie (c1830-1925) 7575
Josiah Cramp (1858-1937) Josiah Cramp (1826-1893) Naomi Francis (1837-1896) 7979
Fredericka Sophia Davis (1872-1937) James Davis (1833-1890) Rachel Shannoch (1839-1912) 6565
… further results


1455 people lived in 1937

Father Mother
George VI of the United Kingdom (1895-1952) George V of the United Kingdom (1865-1936) Victoria Mary of Teck (1867-1953)
Geertje Aangeenbrug (1871-1947) Pieter Aangeenbrug 1834-1908
Frederika Ahrens (c1866-1940) Heinrich Ahrens (c1815-1891) Sophia Fischer (c1826-1886)
George Ahrens (c1886-1970) Charles Ahrens (c1849-c1935) Elizabeth T Turner (?-?)
Sophia Ahrens (c1859-1937) Heinrich Ahrens (c1815-1891) Sophia Fischer (c1826-1886)
Arthur John Albury (1875-1952) John William Albury (1849-1889) Mercy Cause (1852-1912)
Elizabeth Albury (1850-1937) John Albury (1823-1855) Mary Ann Masters (1822-1901)
Henrietta Albury (1878-1954) Henry Albert Albury (1852-1878) Caroline Allen Unicomb (1857-1952)
Thomas Goldsborough Alford (1873-1940) Stephen Goldsborough Alford (?-c1893) Clarissa Jane Hilliar (?-c1883)
Rosa Algeo (1883-1965) Charles Lockhart Algeo (1857-1943) Fanny Crossingham (1856-1943)
Bertha Marion Allen (1872-1967) Thomas Allen (?-?) Mary Unknown (?-?)
Caroline Allen (1856-1940) Robert Allen (?-?) Mary Unknown (?-?)
Carl David Anderson (1905-1991) Carl David Anderson (1878) Emma Adolfina Ajaxson (1878)
Johannah Helena Anderson (1861-1937) Ellis Anderson (c1830-bef1910) Beatrice Jacobson (1830-1925)
Nellie Anderson (1873-1950) Ander Unknown (c1850-aft1873)
… further results

Events of the year 1937 at Familypedia

12 people were married in 1937.

Joined with
Bernhard zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1911-2004) Juliana van Oranje-Nassau (1909-2004)
Harold James Bray (1905-?) Dorothy Aileen Hodgson (?-?)
Kathleen Doris Bunker (c1906-c1977) Donald Allan Bowra (?-?)
Raymond D Denning (1911-1996) Helen Lucille Jones (1916-1996)
Bessie Jean Eggins (1906-2003) Percy Bevis Adair Everingham (1899-1963)
Percy Bevis Adair Everingham (1899-1963) Bessie Jean Eggins (1906-2003)
Helen Lucille Jones (1916-1996) Raymond D Denning (1911-1996)
Juliana van Oranje-Nassau (1909-2004) Bernhard zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1911-2004)
William James Selmes (1892-1985) Vera May Collins (1898-1928)+Iris Jean Sherriff (abt1909-2008)
Petrus Tol (1907-1940) Bertha de Zwart (1912-)
Edward VIII of the United Kingdom (1894-1972) Bessie Wallis Warfield (1896-1986)
Bertha de Zwart (1912-) Petrus Tol (1907-1940)


There were 0 military battles in 1937.

0.0061855670103093 1 0.025429553264605
1937

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This page uses content from the English language Wikipedia. The original content was at 1937. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with this Familypedia wiki, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons License.
Facts about 1937RDF feed
Birth rate 0.00619  +
Births 9  +
Deaths 37  +
Fertility 1  +
Mortality 0.0254  +
People 1,455  +
Year 1,937  +

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century
Decades: 1900s  1910s  1920s  - 1930s -  1940s  1950s  1960s
Years: 1934 1935 1936 - 1937 - 1938 1939 1940

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  • "Sweet Leilani" - by Harry Owens, from the movie Waikiki Wedding, won the Academy Award for the best song.krc:1937 джыл







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