What Happened on January 10, 1938

Historical Events

  • Eduard van Beinum becomes world's 1st conductor at Concert Hall

Historic Event

Jean Anouilh's "La Sauvage" premieres in Paris

  • Paul Vincent Carroll's "White Seed" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Knuth, American mathematician & computer scientist, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Frank MahovlichFrank Mahovlich (85 years old)

Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame left wing, politician (6-time Stanley Cup winner, born in Timmins, Ontario

Willie McCoveyWillie McCovey (1938-2018)

American Baseball Hall of Fame 1st baseman (6 x MLB All Star; NL MVP 1969; NL home run leader 1963, 68, 69; SF Giants), born in Mobile, Alabama


1938 Highlights

About January 10, 1938

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 85 years and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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