What Happened on September 13, 1938

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Hall of fameHall of Fame

Alexander Cartwright is inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame

Inventor of Modern Baseball Alexander Cartwright
Inventor of Modern Baseball
Alexander Cartwright

Famous Birthdays

  • Judith Martin, American author, journalist and columnist (Miss Manners), born in Washington, D.C.

Famous Deaths

  • Samuel Alexander, Engl philosopher (Space, time & deity), dies at 79