1937

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Decade.png 1930s: )    Year.png 1937 
Hindenburg explosion.jpg
The explosion of the airship Hindenburg on May 6th 1937, which cause the end of the airship era.
One of three related Oklahoma drought refugee families on the highway near Lordsburg, New Mexico, going to Roswell to chop cotton. (May 1937)

Marijuana Tax Act

In USA, the Marijuana Tax Act was introduced, which levied a huge tax on marijuana, an early foreshadowing of the "war on drugs".[1]

 

Events

Event
Tuskegee syphilis experiment
The New Deal
Spanish civil war


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