Historical Events In 1938
Sunday, 17 February 2019
Dec 20 In the year 1938 v.K. Zworykin receives patent on the Iconoscope TV system
Dec 20 In the year 1938 vladimir K Zworykin (Penn) receives patent on Iconoscope TV system
Dec 22 In the year 1938 lucien Bouchard, lawyer, politician, born at St-Coeur-de-Marie, Quebec was born
Dec 23 Margaret Hamilton's costume catches fire in filming of "Wizard of Oz" on this day in history.
Dec 23 Robert Herrick, US writer (Chimes), dies at 70 in the year 1938.
Dec 25 In the year 1938 george Cukor announces Vivien Leigh will play Scarlett O'Hara
Dec 26 On this day in history bradman scores 225 South Aust v Qld before Christ gets him out
Dec 27 In the year 1938 emile Vandervelde, President (1900–1918) of the International Socialist Bureau and Minister of 3 Belgian governments dies at 72
Dec 28 Florence Lawrence, silent screen actress (Confidence), dies at 48 on this day in history.
Dec 28 In the year 1938 paul Gibb scores 106 on Test Cricket debut v South Africa
Dec 29 Construction on Lake Washington Floating Bridge, Seattle, begins on this day in history.
Dec 29 On this day in history jon Voight, Yonkers, NY, actor (Deliverance, Midnight Cowboy)
Dec 29 In the year 1938 the birth of Jon Voight, American actor
Dec 30 Electronic television system patented (V K Zworykin) in the year 1938.
Dec 30 On this day in history electronic television system patented, VK Zworykin
Dec 31 In the year 1938 atje Keulen-Deelstra, Holland, speed skater (world champ)
Dec 31 In the year 1938 dr R N Harger's "drunkometer," 1st breath test, introduced in Indiana
Dec 31 Richard N Roland Holst, Dutch artist/painter, dies at 70 in the year 1938.