Thursday 17 February 1938
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Mary Frances Berry and Buck Trent.
A Yank at Oxford, directed by Jack Conway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938
while My Son, My Son! by Howard Spring was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Comedy Cabaret.
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- Saint Evermodus
- Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
- Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
- Random Acts of Kindness Day.
- Ancient Latvia - Tanis Diena observed.
- Saint Silvinus
- Roman Empire - Quirinalia in honor of Quirinus.
- Mary Frances Berry: Educator / head (US Commission on Civil Rights).
- Buck Trent: American banjo player.
- Martha Henry: American/Canadian actress.
- Leo McKernan: American merchandise marketer and CEO of Clark Equipment, a construction/large equipment manufacturing company.
- Mary Berry: Novelist.
- 1st public experimental demonstration of Baird color TV (London)
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