On This Day

June 7, 1938 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • 1st play telecast with original Broadway cast, "Susan & God"
  • Boeing 314 Clipper flying boat 1st flown (Eddie Allen)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

The Douglas DC-4E makes its 1st test flight

Aviation Pioneer Donald Wills Douglas
Aviation Pioneer
Donald Wills Douglas

Birthdays in History

  • Judy Ann Scott-Fox, literary agent, born in Devon, England (d. 1994)

Deaths in History

  • Norbert Fonteyne, Flemish writer (How Flemings Came Late), dies