What Happened on December 23, 1938

Historical Events

  • Discovery of the first modern coelacanth in South Africa

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Kahn, American internet pioneer, born in Brooklyn, New York City

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Herrick, American novelist (Chimes), dies at 70
1938 Highlights

About December 23, 1938

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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