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Historical Events In 1938

Thursday, 09 July 2020

Oct 31   On this day in history great Depression: In an effort to try restore investor confidence, the New York Stock Exchange unveils a fifteen-point program aimed to upgrade protection for the investing public.  

Oct 31   In the year 1938 orson Wells' radio broadcast of H.G. Wells' "War of the Worlds" in Mercury Theatre's Halloween treat, tricks thousands.  

Nov 01   German colonel-general Gerd von Runstedt retires in the year 1938.  

Nov 02   Babe Ruth applies for job of St Louis Browns' manager on this day in history.  

Nov 05   Chris Robinson, Fla, actor (Stanley, General Hospital, Another World) in the year 1938.  

Nov 05   In the year 1938 ottawa Roughriders score on 5-man, 4-lateral, 65-yard punt return  

Nov 06   In the year 1938 3 DiMaggio brothers play together for 1st time, charity all star game  

Nov 06   Herschel Grynszpan assassinates Ernst vom Rath, third secretary of the German embassy in Paris in the year 1938.  

Nov 06   In the year 1938 p J Proby, [James Marcus Smith], Houston Texas, American rocker  

Nov 07   In the year 1938 dee Clark, Arkansas, singer (Hambone, Nobody But You)  

Nov 07   On this day in history earnest von Rath, German antifascist/diplomat, murdered  

Nov 08   On this day in history 1st black woman legislator, Crystal Bird Fauset of Phila  

Nov 09   On this day in history "Kristallnacht" Anti-Jewish riots in Germany and Austria. 300,000 are arrested, 191 synagogues are destroyed, 7,500 shops are looted.  

Nov 09   In the year 1938 "Kristallnacht": Anti-Jewish riots in Germany and Austria. 300,000 are arrested, 191 synagogues are destroyed, 7,500 shops are looted.  

Nov 09   Al Capp, cartoonist of Lil' Abner creates Sadie Hawkins Day on this day in history.  

Nov 09   Vasily Blyukher, Soviet military commander (b.1889) in the year 1938.  

Nov 10   On this day in history 8.3 earthquake shakes East of Shumagin Islands, Alaska  

Nov 11   On this day in history german & Austrian Jewish suffer 1 billion Mark damage in nazi  

Nov 12   Hermann Goering announces he wants Madagascar as a Jewish homeland in the year 1938.  

Nov 13   America's 1st saint, Mother Frances Cabrini, beatified in the year 1938.  

Nov 14   Dutch DC3 crashes at Schiphol, 6 die on this day in history.  

Nov 15   1st telecast of an unscheduled event (fire), W2XBT, NY in the year 1938.  

Nov 15   George Glover, cricketer (Test for S Africa 1895-96), dies in the year 1938.  

Nov 16   K B Regiment refuses round-table conference in East-India on this day in history.  

Nov 17   Italy passes their own version of anti-Jewish Nuremberg laws in the year 1938.  

Nov 17   Italy passes their own version of the anti-Jewish Nuremberg laws on this day in history.  

Nov 18   In the year 1938 canadian author Margaret Atwood is born  

Nov 18   Trade union members elect John L. Lewis as the first president of the Congress of Industrial Organizations on this day in history.  

Nov 20   1st documented anti-semitic remarks over US radio (by Father Coughlin) in the year 1938.  

Nov 20   Documented anti-Semitic remarks are heard over US radio (by Father Coughlin) in the year 1938.  

Nov 21   On this day in history -24] Belgian king Leopold III visits Netherlands  

Nov 21   Leopold Godowsky, pianist/composer, dies at 68 in the year 1938.  

Nov 21   Robert Drivas, [Choromokos], Chicago, actor (Our Private World) in the year 1938.  

Nov 23   On this day in history august TC Kiehl, actor (Hope of Blessing), dies at 84  

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Famous Birthdays In 1938

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   John Considine, actor (Reginald Love-Another World) was born in the year 1938.  

Jan 02   In the year 1938 birth of ian Brady, British serial killer  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of hans Herbjørnsrud, Norwegian author  

Jan 04   Louis Krebs Graham, Nashville TN, PGA golfer (1975 US Open) was born in the year 1938.  

Jan 05   Edwin Elliason, Washington, US archer (Olympic-92) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Jim Otto, NFL center (Oakland Raiders) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   In the year 1938 birth of juan Carlos I, king of Spain (1975- )  

Jan 05   Leo Avery, abbot of Quarr was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1938

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 03   On this day in history arthur Boon, Flemish priest/philologist, dies at 54  

Jan 08   Johnny Gruelle, Creator of Raggedy Ann and Andy (b. 1880) died on this day in history.  

Jan 10   Willem de Vreese, Flemish linguist, dies at 68 on this day in history.  

Jan 12   Gösta Ekman (senior), Swedish actor (b. 1890) died on this day in history.  

Jan 17   In the year 1938 william H Pickering, astronomer (predicted Pluto), dies at 79  

Jan 28   Bernd Rosemeyer, German race car driver, dies at 28 in the year 1938.  

Feb 05   In the year 1938 death of hans Litten, German jurist (b. 1903)  

Feb 06   Marianne V von Werefkin, Russ/German/Swiss house painter, dies at 77 on this day in history.  

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