Historical Events In 1938
Friday, 18 June 2021
Nov 23 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 in the year 1938.
Nov 24 In the year 1938 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 in the year 1938.
Nov 26 In the year 1938 tina Turner born
Nov 28 In the year 1938 4th Heisman Trophy Award: Davey O'Brien, Texas Christian (QB)
Nov 29 In the year 1938 mayor Oud of Rotterdam forbids soccer match between Neth-Germany
Nov 30 Corneliu Codreanu, Romania fascist/putschist (Iron Guard), dies in the year 1938.
Nov 30 Fascist coup in Romania, fails on this day in history.
Dec 01 In the year 1938 a fine of One Billion Marks is levied against German Jews for the destruction caused during Kristallnacht.
Dec 01 In the year 1938 school bus & train collide in Salt Lake City Utah
Dec 01 School bus and train collide in Salt Lake City Utah on this day in history.
Dec 02 In the year 1938 first Harwich-England bound train with 200 German-Jewish orphaned children arrives from Holland. Eventually, 50,000 German Jews find safety in Great Britain.
Dec 03 AAU's decides to continue linear measuring system over metric on this day in history.
Dec 03 On this day in history jose Serebrier, Montevideo Uruguay, conductor/composer (Star Wagon)
Dec 04 Dina Appeldoorn, Dutch pianist/composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Dec 05 Christina "Dina" Koudijs-van Appeldoorn, pianist/composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Dec 05 On this day in history john J Cale, Oklahoma City, rock guitarist (After Midnight)
Dec 06 On this day in history 117 Spanish knights under capt Piet Laros return to Netherlands
Dec 07 Harry Moses, cricketer (6 Tests for Australia 1887-95), dies in the year 1938.
Dec 07 Philip Barry's "Here Come the Clowns," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Dec 08 In the year 1938 highest temperature for December in US recorded in La Mesa Calif
Dec 10 26th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Argonauts defeats Winn Blue Bombers, 30-7 on this day in history.
Dec 10 Mario Pilati, composer, dies at 35 in the year 1938.
Dec 11 On this day in history nY Giants win NFL championship
Dec 13 In the year 1938 "Aryanization" decree is enacted, all Jewish property is transferred to Aryan possession.
Dec 13 Los Angeles freezes at 28ø in the year 1938.
Dec 13 In the year 1938 los Angeles freezes at 28°F
Dec 14 On this day in history aL permits Cleveland & Philadelphia to play night games
Dec 14 Marie FM Emmanuel, French composer/musicologist (Salamine), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Dec 15 In the year 1938 groundbreaking begins for Jefferson Memorial in Wash DC
Dec 16 Bradman scores 143 South Aust v NSW, 11 fours 91 singles on this day in history.
Dec 17 In the year 1938 utrecht Central Station destroyed by fire
Dec 19 In the year 1938 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.