On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 1938

Historical Events

  • The Church of England accepts the theory of evolution

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Gray, American actor (Bud-Father Knows Best), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jean Cabut [Cabu], French caricaturist (Charlie Hebdo), born in Ch├ólons-en-Champagne, France (d. 2015)
  • Paavo Johannes Heininen, composer
  • Tord Grip, Swedish football manager
  • William B. Davis, Canadian actor
1938 Highlights

About January 13, 1938

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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