On This Day

What Happened on February 20, 1938

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Adolf Hitler announces his support for Japan during the Sino-Japanese War

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler

Event of interestEvent of Interest

UK Foreign Secretary Anthony Eden resigns stating Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain has appeased Nazi Germany

British Prime Minister Anthony Eden
British Prime Minister
Anthony Eden
British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain
British Prime Minister
Neville Chamberlain

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack Bicknell, American football coach (Boston College, Barcelona Dragons), born in North Plainfield, New Jersey
  • Mona Mitchell, Lady-in-Waiting to Princess Alexandra
1938 Highlights

About February 20, 1938

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces