On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1938

Famous Birthdays

  • David Baltimore, American biologist (1975 Nobel laureate in Physiology or Medicine), born in New York City
  • Homero Blancas, American golfer (US Ryder Cup 1973), born in Houston, Texas
  • Janet Guthrie, American professional race car driver (1st woman to race in Indie 500 and Daytona 500), born in Iowa City, Iowa

Famous Deaths

  • Andreas Michalakopoulos, Greek politician, Prime Minister of Greece (1924-25) (b. 1876)
1938 Highlights

About March 7, 1938

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces