On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 1938

Historical Events

  • General Metaxas names himself premier of Greece

Famous Birthdays

  • HervĂ© de Charette, French politician, born in Paris
  • Terry O'Neill, British fashion and celebrity photographer, born in Romford, London, England (d. 2019)
  • Vyacheslav Ivanov, Soviet rower (3 Olympic gold single sculls 1956, 60, 64), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Vyachselav Ivanenko, Russian race walker (Olympic gold 50k 1988), born in Kemerovo, Russia
1938 Highlights

About July 30, 1938

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 2 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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