Tuesday 12 April 1938
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Southwood Morcott .
Test Pilot, directed by Victor Fleming, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938
On TV people were watching The Boat Race.
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- Saint Julius I
- Saint Zeno of Verona
- Saint Erkembode
- Saint Damian
- Yuri's Night, an international celebration of the first human in space, Yuri Gagarin; in Russia (and formerly in USSR), the Cosmonautics Day.
- The Roman holiday of Cerealia begins.
- Southwood Morcott: American merchandise marketer and CEO of Dana, an auto and truck parts manufacturing company.
- Feodor Chaliapine: Russian Author (Man & Mark), dies at 65.
- 1st US law requiring medical tests for marriage licenses (NY)
- Stanley Cup: Chicago Blackhawks beat Toronto Maple Leafs, 3 games to 1
- US began requiring medical tests for marriage licenses
- First US law requiring medical tests (syphilis test) for marriage licenses (New York).
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- I Love to Whistle - Fats Waller
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