On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1938

Historical Events

  • School bus & train collide in Salt Lake City Utah

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Playle, New Zealand cricket batsman (8 Tests), born in Palmerston North, New Zealand (d. 2019)
  • Sandy Nelson, Santa Monica, 50s rocker (Teen Beat, All Night Long)
1938 Highlights

About December 1, 1938

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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