Friday 20 May 1938
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Christina Bass-Kaiser and Lars Walløe.
Kidnapped, directed by Alfred L. Werker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938
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- Saint Austregisilus
- Saint Lucifer
- Saint Theodore of Pavia
- Saint Bernardine of Siena
- East Timor National Day.
- Cameroon National Day.
- Saint Ivo of Chartres
- Christina Bass-Kaiser: 3K Dutch speed skater (1972 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Lars Walløe: Norwegian academic, chemist, physiologist, and scientific adviser to the Norwegian government.
- Marinella : Greek singer and actress.
- Alan Smithers: English physiologist and academic.
- Czechoslovakia orders a partial mobilization of its armed forces along the German border.
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