On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1938

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Lou Gehrig hits record 23rd & last grand slam

Baseball Player Lou Gehrig
Baseball Player
Lou Gehrig

Famous Birthdays

  • Alain Vivien, French Socialist Party politician (MILS, French Mission Interminist√©rielle pour la Lutte contre les Sectes Chairman 1998-2002), born in Melun, France
  • Jean-Loup Chr√©tien, French cosmonaut (T-6, TM-7, STS 86), born in La Rochelle, France