It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of Thursday, 07 April 1938 ?
Famous People born
Yvonne Lime in Glendale
- Saint Herman-Jozef (died 1241)
- World Health Day - April 7th of every year is designated as World Health Day and celebrated by the 191 member countries of the World Health Organization to emphasize significant issues in public health of worldwide concern. Observed annually since 1948.
- The feast of Annunciation is celebrated by the Eastern Orthodox Church.
- Saint John Baptist de La Salle (d.1719)
- Mozambique - Women's Day.
: California, USA; actress (Father Knows Best, Dobie Gillis).
: American politician
Freddie Hubbard in Indianapolis
: Indiana, USA; jazz trumpeter (Art Blakey).
[Edmund G] Jerry Brown Jr in San Francisco
: California, USA; American politician (Governor-Democrat-California, 1975-83).
: American drummer (Jefferson Airplane) (d. 2005)
What news were making the headlines those days in April 1938 ?
TIME Magazine Cover: Albert Einstein -- Apr. 4, 1938
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
No novel better epitomizes the love between a child and a pet than The Yearling. Young Jody adopts an orphaned fawn he calls Flag and makes it a part of his family and his best friend.
by A. J. Cronin
This thrilling novel of a doctor's life has been the subject of a Mobil Masterpiece Theatre dramatic series on PBS. "Cronin's distinguished achievement. . . .
My Son, My Son!
by Howard Spring
Originally published as O Absalom! in 1938, now a BBC TV serial.
by Daphne du Maurier
With these words, the reader is ushered into an isolated gray stone mansion on the windswept Cornish coast, as the second Mrs. Maxim de Winter recalls the chilling events that transpired as she began her new life as the young bride of a husband she barely knew.
General Electric Small Motors for Big Jobs (1938)
Green Giant Niblets Rockwell (1938)
Tell the world why Thursday, 7 April 1938 is such a special date for you!