On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1938

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

"The Adventures of Robin Hood", directed by Michael Curtiz, William Keighley and starring Errol Flynn and Olivia de Havilland is released

  • 63rd Preakness: Maurice Peters aboard Dauber wins in 1:59.8
  • England soccer team beats Nazi-Germany, 6-3

Famous Deaths

  • Jacobus C J "Jacques" Hermans, actor (Ghetto), dies at 81