Historical Events for September 1937
Events 1 - 26 of 26
1st - 4th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: All-Stars 6, Green Bay 0 (84,560)
1st - Battle of Gijon in Spain begins
2nd - US Housing Authority created by National Housing Act
4th - Doris Kopsky, becomes 1st NABA woman cycling champion (4:22.4)
5th - Spanish Civil War: Llanes falls.
6th - Spanish Civil War: The start of the Battle of El Mazuco.
8th - Pan Arab conference about Palestine opens
8th - Yankees trailing 6-1 in 9th, score 8 to beat Boston 9-6
10th - 2nd American Football League plays 1st game (LA 21, Pittsburgh 0)
10th - Cleveland (Los Angeles) Rams plays their 1st NFL game, lose 28-0
11th - 51st US Womens Tennis: Anita Lizana beats Jadwiga Jedrzejowska (64 62)
11th - 57th US Mens Tennis: J D Budge beats G v Cramm (61 79 61 36 61)
15th - WPA extends L-Taraval streetcar to SF Zoo (at Sloat Blvd)
17th - 1st NFL game in Washington, DC; Redskins beat NY Giants 13-3
21st - J. R. R. Tolkien's "The Hobbit" is published
22nd - Forest fire kills 14 & injures 50 in Cody Wyoming
22nd - Spanish Civil War: Peña Blanca is taken; the end of the Battle of El Mazuco.
23rd - Yankees lose 9-5 but clinch pennant when Red Sox beat Detroit
25th - "il duce" visits Berlin/named "the Fuhrer" to corporal 1st class
Writer J. R. R. Tolkien 25th - Battle of of P'ing-hsin-kuan Wutai Mountain
27th - 1st Santa Claus Training School opens (Albion NY)
27th - Balinese Tiger declared extinct.
28th - FDR dedicates Bonneville Dam on Columbia River (Oregon)
28th - Martha Raye divorces Bud Westmore
29th - Frans Slaats bicycles world record time (45,563 km)
30th - 6th Ryder Cup: US, 8-4 at Southport & Ainsdale, England