What Happened on August 10, 1938

Historical Events

  • 119°F (48°C), Pendleton, Oregon (state record)

Famous Birthdays

  • Lou Campanelli, American basketball coach (James Madison University 1972-85; University of California, Berkeley 1986-93), born in Elizabeth, New Jersey (d. 2023)
Born in 1938

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Moorat, composer, dies at 73
1938 Highlights

About August 10, 1938

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 9 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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