Historical Events Happened In 1938
Saturday, 20 September 2014
Jan 02 Book publisher Simon and Schuster founded in the year 1938.
Jan 03 Arthur Boon, Flemish priest/philologist, dies at 54 in the year 1938.
Jan 03 On this day in history march of Dimes established to fight polio
Jan 03 The March of Dimes campaign to stomp out polio is organized in the year 1938.
Jan 05 In the year 1938 king Juan Carlos of Spain
Jan 05 The birth of King Juan Carlos of Spain in the year 1938.
Jan 06 In the year 1938 bronze memorial statue of Henry Hudson erected in Bronx
Jan 06 On this day in history bronze memorial statue of Henry Hudson erected in the Bronx
Jan 08 Bradman scores 107 for South Australia v Qld (1st innings) on this day in history.
Jan 08 On this day in history bradman scores 107 for South Australia vs Queensland (1st innings)
Jan 10 In the year 1938 eduard van Beinum becomes world's 1st conductor at Concert Hall
Jan 10 Eduard van Beinum becomes world's first conductor at Concert Hall on this day in history.
Jan 10 Willem de Vreese, Flemish linguist, dies at 68 in the year 1938.
Jan 11 Bradman scores a second innings 113 v Qld after a ton in the 1st in the year 1938.
Jan 11 Frances Moulton elected first woman president of a US national bank on this day in history.
Jan 13 In the year 1938 the Church of England accepts the theory of evolution.
Jan 14 National Society for Legalization of Euthanasia forms (NY) on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1938 national Society for the Legalization of Euthanasia formed (NY)
Jan 16 On this day in history 1st jazz concert was held at Carnegie Hall (Benny Goodman)
Jan 17 In the year 1938 supreme Soviet elects Michail Kalinin as presidium chairman
Jan 17 In the year 1938 william H Pickering, astronomer (predicted Pluto), dies at 79
Jan 18 In the year 1938 bradman scores 104* for South Australia v NSW at the SCG
Jan 19 On this day in history gM began mass production of diesel engines
Jan 19 In the year 1938 the Spanish Nationalist air force bombed Barcelona and Valencia, killing 700 civilians and wounding hundreds more.
Jan 21 Dutch government starts obligatory unemployment insurance on this day in history.
Jan 21 Dutch govt starts obligatory unemployment insurance in the year 1938.
Jan 22 On this day in history "Our Town," Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer-winner of small-town life in Grover's Corners, NH, premieres (NJ)
Jan 22 On this day in history thornton Wilder's play, Our Town, debuts in Princeton, New Jersey.
Jan 25 Ian Hay's "Bachelor Born," premieres in NYC in the year 1938.
Jan 28 In the year 1938 bernd Rosemeyer, German race car driver, dies at 28
Jan 31 The birth of Queen Beatrix of The Netherlands on this day in history.
Feb 03 In the year 1938 paul Osborn's "On Borrowed Time," premieres in NYC
Feb 04 In the year 1938 "Our Town," by Thornton Wilder opens on Broadway
Feb 04 On this day in history adolf Hitler takes command of the German Army