On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1938

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Janusz A. Zajdel, Polish sci-fi author (The Whole Truth about Planet Xi), born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1985)
  • Maxine Waters, American politician (Rep-D-California), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Stephen Breyer, American lawyer and Justice of the Supreme Court, born in San Francisco, California