On This Day

What Happened on May 24, 1938

Famous Birthdays

  • David Viscott, American psychiatrist and media personality, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1996)
  • Glen Hall, South African cricket leg-spinner (South African in one Test v England 1964), born in Pretoria, Transvaal (d. 1987)
  • Thomas "Tommy" Chong, Canadian-American comedian, actor, and cannabis rights activist (Cheech & Chong), born in Edmonton, Alberta
1938 Highlights

About May 24, 1938

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini