On This Day

What Happened on August 21, 1938

Historical Events

  • Italy bars all Jewish teachers in Public & High School

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestKenny Rogers

Kenny Rogers, American singer-songwriter (The Gambler, Through the Years) and entrepreneur (Kenny Rogers Roasters), born in Houston, Texas (d. 2020)

Country Singer Kenny Rogers
Country Singer
Kenny Rogers

1938 Highlights

About August 21, 1938

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Leo