What Happened on July 1, 1938

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 58th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Don Budge beats Henry Austin (61 60 63)
  • The South African Press Association (SAPA) is established as a non-governmental institution by South Africa's major newspapers to facilitate the sharing of news, both national and international

Famous Birthdays

  • Chester Watson, West Indian cricket fast bowler (early 60s)
  • Craig Anderson, baseball player
  • Don Pavletich, baseball player