On This Day

What Happened on January 18, 1938

Historical Events

  • Pitcher Grover Cleveland Alexander is elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Giddens, English sociologist, born in Edmonton, London
  • Curt Flood, American baseball player (St Louis Cards), born in Houston, Texas (d. 1997)
1938 Highlights

About January 18, 1938

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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