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Historical Events In 1938

Saturday, 27 November 2021

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

Nov 01   In the year 1938 german colonel-general Gerd von Runstedt retires  

Nov 02   Babe Ruth applies for job of St Louis Browns' manager in the year 1938.  

Nov 05   On this day in history chris Robinson, Fla, actor (Stanley, General Hospital, Another World)  

Nov 05   On this day in history ottawa Roughriders score on 5-man, 4-lateral, 65-yard punt return  

Nov 06   3 DiMaggio brothers play together for 1st time, charity all star game on this day in history.  

Nov 06   Herschel Grynszpan assassinates Ernst vom Rath, third secretary of the German embassy in Paris on this day in history.  

Nov 06   On this day in history p J Proby, [James Marcus Smith], Houston Texas, American rocker  

Nov 07   Dee Clark, Arkansas, singer (Hambone, Nobody But You) on this day in history.  

Nov 07   In the year 1938 earnest von Rath, German antifascist/diplomat, murdered  

Nov 08   In the year 1938 1st black woman legislator, Crystal Bird Fauset of Phila  

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

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

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

Nov 09   In the year 1938 vasily Blyukher, Soviet military commander (b.1889)  

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

Nov 11   In the year 1938 german & Austrian Jewish suffer 1 billion Mark damage in nazi  

Nov 12   Hermann Goering announces he wants Madagascar as a Jewish homeland on this day in history.  

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

Nov 14   In the year 1938 dutch DC3 crashes at Schiphol, 6 die  

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

Nov 15   In the year 1938 george Glover, cricketer (Test for S Africa 1895-96), dies  

Nov 16   In the year 1938 k B Regiment refuses round-table conference in East-India  

Nov 17   In the year 1938 italy passes their own version of anti-Jewish Nuremberg laws  

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

Nov 18   On this day in history 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 in the year 1938.  

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

Nov 20   On this day in history documented anti-Semitic remarks are heard over US radio (by Father Coughlin)  

Nov 21   -24] Belgian king Leopold III visits Netherlands in the year 1938.  

Nov 21   On this day in history leopold Godowsky, pianist/composer, dies at 68  

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

Nov 23   August TC Kiehl, actor (Hope of Blessing), dies at 84 in the year 1938.  

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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   On this day in history 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 in the year 1938.  

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

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of juan Carlos I, king of Spain (1975- )  

Jan 05   Leo Avery, abbot of Quarr was born in the year 1938.  

Famous Deaths In 1938

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 03   Arthur Boon, Flemish priest/philologist, dies at 54 in the year 1938.  

Jan 08   On this day in history death of johnny Gruelle, Creator of Raggedy Ann and Andy (b. 1880)  

Jan 10   On this day in history willem de Vreese, Flemish linguist, dies at 68  

Jan 12   On this day in history death of gösta Ekman (senior), Swedish actor (b. 1890)  

Jan 17   On this day in history william H Pickering, astronomer (predicted Pluto), dies at 79  

Jan 28   In the year 1938 bernd Rosemeyer, German race car driver, dies at 28  

Feb 05   Hans Litten, German jurist (b. 1903) died in the year 1938.  

Feb 06   Marianne V von Werefkin, Russ/German/Swiss house painter, dies at 77 in the year 1938.  

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