Birthdays in History in December 1938

  • Dec 3 Martyn Taylor, teacher/campaigner
  • Dec 4 Andre Marrou, Libertarian Presidential candidate (1992)
  • Dec 4 Lynn Blessing, vibes Player
  • Dec 9 Elizabeth H "Rina" Venter, South African minister of Health care
  • Dec 14 Leonardo Boff, Brazilian Catholic theologian (liberation theology) and writer, born in Conc√≥rdia, Santa Catarina, Brazil
  • Dec 15 Dennis RB Madide, South African Internal minister of Transkei

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Dec 16 Jimmie Lee Jackson, American civil rights protester who was shot and killed by an Alabama State Trooper in 1965, born in Marion, Alabama (d. 1965)

Civil Rights Activist Jimmie Lee Jackson
Civil Rights Activist
Jimmie Lee Jackson
  • Dec 22 Lucien Bouchard, Quebec politician
  • Dec 23 Bob Kahn, American Internet pioneer
  • Dec 24 Valentim Loureiro, Portuguese politician, and former football chairman of Boavista F.C. and Liga Portuguesa de Futebol Profissional
  • Dec 25 Duane Armstrong, American painter (Fields of Grass), born in Fresno California
  • Dec 28 Janet Hough Bryant, author/performing artist/educator
  • Dec 31 Henricus G Wijmans, Dutch graphic artist