On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1938

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Daniel Rotfeld, Polish diplomat and researcher
  • Angus MacLise, American percussionist, mystic, shaman, and composer (Velvet Underground), born in Bridgeport, Connecticut (d. 1979)
  • Don Perkins, American football player
  • Paula Prentiss [Ragusa], American actress (Parallax View, He & She), born in San Antonio, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • George Foster Peabody, American politician (b. 1852)
  • Jack Taylor, American baseball player (b. 1874)
1938 Highlights

About March 4, 1938

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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