What Happened on April 8, 1938

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Barton Keith McLean, composer
  • Kofi Annan, Ghanaian diplomat and 7th Secretary-General of the United Nations (1997-2006), born in Comassie, Gold Coast
  • Lory Patrick, Beckley WV, actress (Trina-Tales of Welles Fargo)
  • Mohammad Farooq, cricketer (Pakistani pace bowler in 7 Tests 1960-65)

Famous Deaths

  • Harold Baumgartner, cricketer (took 2-99 lefty in test for S Af), dies