On This Day

What Happened on November 20, 1938

Historical Events

  • 1st documented anti-semitic remarks over US radio (by Father Coughlin)

Famous Birthdays

  • Tony White, West Indian cricketer (2 Tests WI v Australia 1965), born in Brighton, Saint Michael, Barbados

Famous Deaths

  • Edwin Hall, American physicist (discovered Hall effect), dies at 83
  • Enzo Matsunaga, Japanese writer (b. 1895)
  • Maud of Wales, Queen of Norway, spouse of King Haakon VII, dies at 68
1938 Highlights

About November 20, 1938

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 82 years and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio