On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1938

Historical Events

Sports History

Australian cricketer Don Bradman scores 103 in 178 mins on a Headingley sticky, 3rd Test

Famous Birthdays

  • Bert Newton, Australian radio, television, and stage personality (Good Morning Australia; Logie Award ceremonies; 20-1), born in Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia (d. 2021)
  • Charles Harrelson, American organized crime figure, born in Lovelady, Texas (d. 2007)
  • Götz George, German actor (Tatort), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 2016)
  • Ronny Cox, American actor (RoboCop, Total Recall), born in Cloudcroft, New Mexico
1938 Highlights

About July 23, 1938

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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