What Happened on May 31, 1938

Historical Events

  • Bill Edrich scores his 1,000th run of cricket season, all at Lord's

Famous Birthdays

  • John Prescott, British Labour MP (Deputy PM 1997-2007), born in Prestatyn, Wales
  • Johnny Paycheck [Donald Lytle], American country singer ("Take This Job and Shove It"), born in Greenfield, Ohio (d. 2003)
  • Peter Yarrow, American folk singer-songwriter (Peter, Paul & Mary - "Puff (The Magic Dragon)"), born in NYC, New York
Born in 1938
1938 Highlights

About May 31, 1938

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 4 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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