On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1938

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Recording

Ella Fitzgerald records "A-Tisket, A-Tasket"

Jazz Musician Ella Fitzgerald
Jazz Musician
Ella Fitzgerald

Famous Birthdays

  • Moshoeshoe II, King of Lesotho (1966-90), born in Morija, Lesotho (d. 1996)
1938 Highlights

About May 2, 1938

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus