On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1938

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Composer Aaron Copland
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