On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 1938

Famous Birthdays

  • Aad Kosto, Dutch Labour Party politician who had his house blown up in a failed assassination attempt, born in Oegstgeest, Netherlands
  • Fred Goodall, New Zealand cricket umpire (24 Tests, 15 one-day internationals 1965-88), born in Greymouth, New Zealand (d. 2021)
1938 Highlights

About January 9, 1938

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 84 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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