What Happened on May 22, 1938

Historical Events

  • Dodgers announce contracts to install lights at Ebbets Field

Famous Birthdays

  • Alain Gagnon, Canadian composer (Chansons d'Orient), and music educator (Universit√© Laval, 1967-2008), born in Trois-Pistoles, Quebec (d. 2017)
  • Frank Converse, American actor (It's About Time, Dr Cook's Garden, Movin' On), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Richard Benjamin, American director and actor (Goodbye Columbus, He & She), born in NYC, New York
  • Susan Strasberg, American actress (In Praise of Older Women, Manitou), born in NYC, New York
1938 Highlights

About May 22, 1938

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 4 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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