On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1938

Famous Birthdays

  • Graham "Johnny" Ball, British TV personality and mathematics educator (Play School), born in Bristol, England
  • John R Miller, (Rep-R-WA, 1985- )
  • Peter Preston, editor (Guardian)

Famous Deaths

  • Philip Kleintjes, republic leader, dies at 70
1938 Highlights

About May 23, 1938

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini