On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 1938

Historical Events

  • Baseball World Series: NY Yankees win third straight championship; beat Chicago Cubs, 8-3 at Yankee Stadium for 4-0 sweep

Famous Birthdays

  • Kurt W├╝thrich, Swiss chemist, Nobel laureate
1938 Highlights

About October 4, 1938

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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