On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1938

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Eubanks, American DJ & television personality (Newlywed Game), born in Flint, Michigan

Famous Deaths

  • Christian Rohlfs, German painter and artist, dies at 88
  • Johnny Gruelle, American cartoonist, creator of Raggedy Ann and Andy (b. 1880)
1938 Highlights

About January 8, 1938

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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