On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1938

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Aaron Copland's & Eugene Loring's ballet "Billy the Kid" premieres in Chicago

Composer Aaron Copland
Composer
Aaron Copland
  • Cleveland Browns & Chicago Bears play a penalty free NFL game
  • NY Yankees sweep Cubs in 35th World Series, 3rd straight WS win

Famous Birthdays

  • Heinz Fischer, Austrian politician (11th President of Austria), born in Graz, Austria
1938 Highlights

About October 9, 1938

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra