Monday 8 August 1938
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jacques Hetu and Connie Stevens in Brooklyn.
Four Daughters, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938
On TV people were watching Telecrime.
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Which were the important events of 8 August 1938 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
- Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
- Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
- St. Hormisdas
- St. Smaragdus (and companions)
- St. Largus
- St. Cyriacus
- Jacques Hetu: French Canadian composer.
- Connie Stevens in Brooklyn: new York, USA; singer/actress (Hawaiian Eye, Back to Beach).
- Connie Stevens: TV Actress.
- Jack Baldwin: English chemist and academic.
- Jacques Hétu: Canadian composer and educator (d. 2010).
- The building of Mauthausen concentration camp begins.
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