On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 1938

Historical Events

  • Teflon invented by Roy J. Plunkett

Famous Birthdays

  • Frances Schreuder, American socialite convicted of murder, born in Salt Lake City, Utah (d. 2004)
  • Paul Daniels, British magician (The Paul Daniels Magic Show), born in South Bank, Yorkshire (d. 2016)
  • Roy Thinnes, actor (Invaders, Falcon Crest, Gen Hospital), born in Chicago, Illinois
1938 Highlights

About April 6, 1938

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries