What Happened on May 2, 1938

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Recording

Ella Fitzgerald records "A-Tisket, A-Tasket"

Jazz Musician Ella Fitzgerald
Jazz Musician
Ella Fitzgerald
  • Pulitzer prize awarded to Thornton Wilder for his play "Our Town"

Famous Birthdays

  • Moshoeshoe II, King of Lesotho (1966-90), born in Morija, Lesotho (d. 1996)