Historical Events In 1938
Thursday, 06 May 2021
Mar 03 In the year 1938 arthur Koestler, writer, dies at 32
Mar 07 In the year 1938 dutch Minister of Justice Goseling calls fugitives of Nazi-Germany "undesired strangers"
Mar 09 Sydney Baynes, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
Mar 11 A world record for the indoor mile run was set at Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH. Glenn Cunningham made the distance in 4 minutes, 4.4 seconds on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1938 artur Seyss-Inquart replaces Kurt von Schuschnigg as Chancellor of Austria
Mar 11 Artur Seyss-Inquart replaces Kurt von Schuschnigg as Chancellor of Austria; German troops also entered the country in the year 1938.
Mar 11 In the year 1938 german troops enter Austria
Mar 12 Germans enter Vienna, and 183,000 Jews in Austria fall under Nazi control. Within one month, 500 Jews commit suicide in the year 1938.
Mar 12 Nazi Germany invades Austria (Anschluss) in the year 1938.
Mar 13 In the year 1938 "Anschluss," annexation of Austria to the Third Reich.
Mar 13 Anschluá-Austria annexed by Nazi Germany in the year 1938.
Mar 13 Clarence S Darrow, Scopes Monkey Trial attorney, dies in Chicago at 80 on this day in history.
Mar 13 Nazi Germany invade Austria, making it a German Reich province in the year 1938.
Mar 15 On this day in history edmund Tylecote, cricketer (England keeper in 6 Tests 1882-86), dies
Mar 15 Saudi Arabia began producing oil, a natural resource that would transform a virtual dust bowl of a nation into one so wealthy that King Faisal's main problem was what to do with too much money in the year 1938.
Mar 16 Egon Friedell, writer, dies on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history noël Coward's musical "Operette", premieres in London
Mar 16 In the year 1938 noel Coward's musical "Operette," premieres in London
Mar 17 In the year 1938 the birth of Rudolf Nureyev, World renowned Russian ballet dancer
Mar 18 Cyril Rootham, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1938.
Mar 18 Mexico takes control of foreign-owned oil properties on this day in history.
Mar 18 President Cardena of Mexico nationalizes US & British oil companies in the year 1938.
Mar 19 Toronto Maple Leafs score 8 goals in 5 minutes in the year 1938.
Mar 21 Oscar Apfel, actor (Inspiration), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Mar 23 Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis frees 74 St L Cardinals minor leaguers in the year 1938.
Mar 25 In the year 1938 1st US bred horse (Battleship) to win Grand National Steeplechase
Mar 26 NBC radio performance of Howard Hanson's 3rd Symphony on this day in history.
Mar 27 In the year 1938 louis William Stern, German/US philosopher/psychologist, dies at 66
Mar 27 In the year 1938 the Battle of Taierzhuang takes place.
Mar 31 On this day in history willem J T Kloos, Dutch poet/critic (New Guide), dies at 78
Apr 01 Baseball Hall of Fame opens in Cooperstown, NY on this day in history.
Apr 01 The birth of Ali Mcgraw, American actress on this day in history.
Apr 02 In the year 1938 alice Berend, writer, dies
Apr 02 John Larsson, 17th General of The Salvation Army on this day in history.