2nd of July, 1937

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 2nd of July, 1937, fell on a Friday.
  • On this exact date: American aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart disappears during a flight around the world.
  • Decade: 1930s.
  • 81 years, 11 months and 17 days have passed since the 2nd of July, 1937.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 26 of 1937.
  • Day 183 of 1937.
  • Leap Year: 1937 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1937 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 2nd of July, 1937 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 2nd of July, 1937, will be 81 years of age.
  • American Format: 07-02-1937 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1937-07-02. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19370702" are easier to sort.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 2nd of July, 1937.

  • The Great Depression

    A severe worldwide economic depression occurs throughout the 1930s.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on the 2nd of July, 1937.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 2nd of July, 1937 was probably conceived around the 22nd of September, 1936. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 2nd of July, 1937 is the 11th of April, 1938. (Rough Estimate).

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 2nd of July:

Celebrity Birthdays

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Visualize the days that have passed since the 2nd of July, 1937. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 2nd of July, 1937.

  • 29,936 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,586,470,400 seconds have passed since the 2nd of July, 1937.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 3,017,548,800 times.
  • Since the 2nd of July, 1937, earth has travelled approximately 1,334,618,726,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 431,078,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 222,436,454 steps. That's about 98,861 miles!
  • Since this date, 31,037,645 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Friday" in other languages is:

  • German: Freitag.
  • French: Vendredi.
  • Italian: Venerdi.
  • Spanish: Viernes.
  • Portuguese: Sexta-feira.


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