On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1938

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Boston Red Sox Jimmie Foxx is walked a record 6 consecutive times by St Louis Browns

Famous Birthdays

  • Joyce Carol Oates, NY, novelist (Garden of Earthly Delights)
  • Mickie Finn, Hugo Oklahoma, TV hostess/banjo player (Mickie Finn's)
  • Torgny Lindgren, Swedish writer