On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1938

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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)