Historical Events In 1938
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Nov 23 On this day in history bob Hope and Shirley Ross recorded a song for the film, The Big Broadcast of 1938. Thanks for the Memory became Decca record number 2219. It also became Hope’s theme song.
Nov 24 On this day in history clifford Odets' "Rocket to the Moon," premieres in NYC
Nov 26 On this day in history henry Schultz, US farm commune, dies
Nov 26 The birth of Tina Turner, American singer and actress on this day in history.
Nov 26 In the year 1938 tina Turner born
Nov 28 4th Heisman Trophy Award: Davey O'Brien, Texas Christian (QB) on this day in history.
Nov 29 Mayor Oud of Rotterdam forbids soccer match between Neth-Germany in the year 1938.
Nov 30 Corneliu Codreanu, Romania fascist/putschist (Iron Guard), dies in the year 1938.
Nov 30 Fascist coup in Romania, fails in the year 1938.
Dec 01 A fine of One Billion Marks is levied against German Jews for the destruction caused during Kristallnacht in the year 1938.
Dec 01 In the year 1938 school bus & train collide in Salt Lake City Utah
Dec 01 In the year 1938 school bus and train collide in Salt Lake City Utah
Dec 02 First Harwich-England bound train with 200 German-Jewish orphaned children arrives from Holland. Eventually, 50,000 German Jews find safety in Great Britain in the year 1938.
Dec 03 AAU's decides to continue linear measuring system over metric in the year 1938.
Dec 03 Jose Serebrier, Montevideo Uruguay, conductor/composer (Star Wagon) on this day in history.
Dec 04 Dina Appeldoorn, Dutch pianist/composer, dies at 54 in the year 1938.
Dec 05 In the year 1938 christina "Dina" Koudijs-van Appeldoorn, pianist/composer, dies at 54
Dec 05 In the year 1938 john J Cale, Oklahoma City, rock guitarist (After Midnight)
Dec 06 In the year 1938 117 Spanish knights under capt Piet Laros return to Netherlands
Dec 07 On this day in history harry Moses, cricketer (6 Tests for Australia 1887-95), dies
Dec 07 Philip Barry's "Here Come the Clowns," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Dec 08 On this day in history highest temperature for December in US recorded in La Mesa Calif
Dec 10 In the year 1938 26th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Argonauts defeats Winn Blue Bombers, 30-7
Dec 10 On this day in history mario Pilati, composer, dies at 35
Dec 11 NY Giants win NFL championship in the year 1938.
Dec 13 "Aryanization" decree is enacted, all Jewish property is transferred to Aryan possession on this day in history.
Dec 13 Los Angeles freezes at 28ø on this day in history.
Dec 13 On this day in history los Angeles freezes at 28°F
Dec 14 AL permits Cleveland & Philadelphia to play night games on this day in history.
Dec 14 On this day in history marie FM Emmanuel, French composer/musicologist (Salamine), dies at 76
Dec 15 In the year 1938 groundbreaking begins for Jefferson Memorial in Wash DC
Dec 16 On this day in history bradman scores 143 South Aust v NSW, 11 fours 91 singles
Dec 17 Utrecht Central Station destroyed by fire on this day in history.
Dec 19 Nazi "Ransom Plan" is rejected here, Joint Distribution Committee's Boycott Council votes for intensification of boycott against German goods. Failure of "Barter Plan" is seen in the year 1938.