On This Day

What Happened on March 23, 1938

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis frees 74 St L Cardinals minor leaguers

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Glenn, American news anchor (CBS Nightwatch), born in NYC, New York
  • Dave Pike, jazz vibraphone and marimba player, born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2015)
  • Kenneth J Gregory, warden (Goldsmiths' College)
  • Maynard Jackson, first African American mayor of Atlanta (d. 2003)