On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1938

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Barry [Joel Adelberg], American pop songwriter ("Do Wah Diddy Diddy"; "Da Doo Ron Ron"; "Chapel Of Love"; "Leader Of The Pack'), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Phil Rodgers, American golfer (5 PGA Tour titles), born in San Diego, California (d. 2018)
  • Ray Hunter, Northern Irish cricket all-rounder (28 international matches) and rugby union centre (10 Tests; British & Irish Lions 1962; Portadown RFC), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland (d. 2020)
1938 Highlights

About April 3, 1938

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries