On This Day

What Happened on March 10, 1938

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"Jezebel" film premieres directed by William Wyler, starring Bette Davis and Henry Fonda, from the play by Owen Davis

Actress Bette Davis
Bette Davis
Actor Henry Fonda
Henry Fonda

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

10th Academy Awards: "The Life of Emile Zola", Spencer Tracy & Luise Rainer win

Famous Birthdays

  • Ijaz Butt, cricketer (Pakistani opening batsman in 8 Tests 1958-60)
  • Marina Vlady, Clichy France, actress (Conjugal Bed, The Hunt)
  • Norman Blake, American traditional stringed instrument artist and songwriter, born in Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • Ron Mix, NFL tackle (San Diego Chargers, Oakland Raiders)