On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1938

Historical Events

  • Germany requires all Jewish passports be stamped with letter J

Famous Birthdays

  • Ann Haydon-Jones, British tennis player (Wimbledon 1969, French Open 1961, 66), born in Birmingham, England
  • Carlos Contreras, Chilean soccer defender (30 caps; Universidad de Chile), born in Santiago, Chile (d. 2020)
1938 Highlights

About October 7, 1938

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 8 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra