On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 1938

Historical Events

Music History

"Our Town" by Thornton Wilder opens on Broadway

Historic Event

Adolf Hitler seizes control of German army and puts Nazis in key posts


Famous Birthdays

  • Donald W Riegle Jr, (Sen-D-MI, 1976- )
  • Joe Beard, American blues guitarist (No More Cherry Rose), born in Ashland, Mississippi
1938 Highlights

About February 4, 1938

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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