1937 in the United States

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1937 in the United States
Years: 1934 1935 193619371938 1939 1940

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President Roosevelt at the Grand Coulee Dam in Washington, 1937

Events from the year 1937 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Federal Government[edit]

Events[edit]

January–March[edit]

April–June[edit]

May 27: The Golden Gate Bridge opens to pedestrian traffic

July–September[edit]

September 20: The Federal Art Project opened a Watercolors and Drawings show at the new Federal Art Gallery, NYC

October–December[edit]

Advertisement for 1937 Graham Custom Series 120 Supercharger Four-door Sedan

Undated[edit]

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

Senator Thad Cochran, born in 1937, photo circa 2007
  • January 4 – Dyan Cannon, actress, director, screenwriter, editor, and producer
  • March 16 – William L. Armstrong, United States Senator from Colorado from 1979 till 1991.
  • April 22 – Jack Nicholson, actor, film director, producer, and writer
  • May 8 – Dennis DeConcini, United States Senator from Arizona from 1977 till 1995.
  • May 16 – Yvonne Craig, actress and ballet dancer
  • June 1 – Morgan Freeman, actor
  • June 18 – Jay Rockefeller, United States Senator from West Virginia since 1985.
  • July 16 – Richard Bryan, United States Senator from Nevada from 1989 till 2001.
  • August 1 – Al D'Amato, United States Senator from New York from 1981 till 1999.
  • August 3 – Roland Burris, United States Senator from Illinois from 2009 till 2010
  • September 8 – Barbara Frum, radio and television journalist (died 1992)
  • December 3 – John F. Seymour, United States Senator from California from 1991 till 1992.
  • December 7 – Thad Cochran, United States Senator from Mississippi since 1978.

Deaths[edit]

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