On This Day

What Happened on July 10, 1938

Historical Events

  • "Yankee Clipper" completes 1st passenger flight over Atlantic

Historic Event

Howard Hughes flies around the world in 91 hours

Aviator and Businessman Howard Hughes
Aviator and Businessman
Howard Hughes

Famous Birthdays

  • Lee Morgan, American hard-bop trumpeter, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1972)
  • Paul Andreu, French architect, born in Gironde, France
1938 Highlights

About July 10, 1938

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer