On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1938

Historical Events

  • Ian Hay's "Bachelor Born" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Betico Croes, Arubian politician (Status Aparte), born in Aruba (d. 1986)
  • Etta James [Jamesetta Hawkins], American singer ("Roll With Me"; "At Last"), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2012)
  • Leiji Matsumoto, Japanese creator of anime, born in Kurume, Japan
  • Shotaro Ishinomori, Japanese manga author, born in Tome, Japan (d. 1998)
1938 Highlights

About January 25, 1938

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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