What Happened on April 16, 1938

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Great Britain recognizes Italian annexation of Abyssinia

Famous Birthdays

  • Gordon Wilson, Scottish politician
  • Michael Hirst, chief constable (Leicestershire England)
  • Rich Rollins, American baseballer

Famous Deaths

  • Bertram Wagstaff Mills, circus proprietor, dies
  • Steve Bloomer, English footballer (b. 1874)