On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1938

Historical Events

  • Ottawa Roughriders score on 5-man, 4-lateral, 65-yard punt return
  • Rugers beats Princeton 1st time in 60 yrs as Rutgers Stad dedicated

Famous Birthdays

  • César Luis Menotti, Argentine football player (1978 FIFA World Cup) and coach, born in Rosario, Argentina
  • Chris Robinson, America actor (Stanley, General Hospital, Another World), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • Joe Dassin, French-American singer (Les Champs-Élysées), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1980)
1938 Highlights

About November 5, 1938

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 82 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio