What Happened on October 2, 1938

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Indian Bob Feller strikes out record 18 Tigers (Chester Laabs 5 times)

Famous Birthdays

  • Lloyd Turner, journalist
  • Rex Reed, movie critic/actor (Myra Breckinridge), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • Waheed Murad, Pakistani film actor and director (d. 1983)

Famous Deaths

  • Alexandru Averescu, Romanian soldier and politician (b. 1859)