What Happened on August 4, 1938

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ellen Schrecker, American college professor, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • L H Perquin, Dutch radio announcer, dies at 73
  • Pearl White, US actress/stunt woman (Perils of Pauline), dies at 49
  • Rudolf Georg Binding, German songwriter and writer (Legenden Der Zeit), dies at 70