On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1938

Day of the Week: Thursday

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