What Happened on April 4, 1938

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 5th Masters Golf Tournament: Henry Picard wins, shooting a 285

Famous Birthdays

  • A Bartlett Giamatti, American President of Yale and baseball commissioner (1989), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1989)
  • Michael Parks, American actor (Then Came Bronson), born in Corona California (d. 2017)
  • Peter Attenborough, British headmaster (Charterhouse)

Famous Deaths

  • Cyril Christiani, cricket wicket keep (WI 1935), dies of malaria at 24