On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1938

Historical Events

  • Japan declares war on China

Famous Birthdays

  • Judy Kimball, American golfer (US Women's PGA C'ship 1962), born in Sioux City, Iowa
  • Peter Michael, English electronic manufacturer (UEI, Paintbox)

Famous Deaths

  • H V "Ranji" Hordern, cricketer (7 Tests for Australia 1910-12, dies
1938 Highlights

About June 17, 1938

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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