What Happened on February 18, 1938

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Knight, English cricketer (England all-rounder mid-60s)
  • Elke Erb, German writer, born in Scherbach
  • István Szabó, Hungarian film director
  • Manny Mota, Dominican baseball outfielder (LA Dodgers), born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Born in 1938

Famous Deaths

  • Alida Tartaud-Klein, Dutch actress and performance artist (Rotterdam Stage), dies at 64
  • David King Udall, American politician and Mormon leader, dies at 86
  • Edward Anseele, Belgian socialist politician, dies at 81

George Dayton (1857-1938)

American businessman (founder of Target Corporation), dies of cancer at 80

1938 Highlights

About February 18, 1938

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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