On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1938

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bronze memorial statue of Henry Hudson erected in Bronx

Explorer Henry Hudson
Henry Hudson

Famous Birthdays

  • Adriano Celentano, Italian singer and actor, born in Greco
  • Mario Rodríguez Cobos (aka Silo), Argentine writer and spiritual leader, born in Mendoza, Argentina (d. 2010)
  • Prof Adrienne Clarke, Australian botanist, born in Melbourne, Australia
1938 Highlights

About January 6, 1938

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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