On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1938

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Dennehy, American actor (Check is in the Mail, F/X, Cocoon, Ants), born in Bridgeport, Connecticut (d. 2020)
  • Paul Seiko Chihara, American-Japanese composer, born in Seattle, Washington
  • Sanjeev Kumar [Harihar Jariwala], Indian Bollywood actor (Angoor, Dastak, Koshish), born in Surat, Bombay Presidency (d. 1985)

Famous Deaths

  • Benjamin N. Cardozo, American lawyer and jurist, dies at 68
1938 Highlights

About July 9, 1938

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 4 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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