What Happened on April 19, 1938

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 42nd Boston Marathon won by Leslie Pawson of RI in 2:35:34.8
  • Phil Emmett Mueller & Dodger Ernie Koy both homer in their 1st at bat

Famous Birthdays

  • Jonathan Tunick, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Henry John Newbolt, English poet and author (Studies Green & Gray), dies at 75