On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 1938

Historical Events

  • New York Yankees pitcher Lefty Gomez beats Chicago Cubs, 6-3 in Game 2 at Wrigley Field; sets record of 6 World Series wins without a loss

Famous Birthdays

  • Serge Nubret, French bodybuilder
1938 Highlights

About October 6, 1938

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 83 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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