Historical Events In 1938
Sunday, 25 August 2019
Mar 03 Arthur Koestler, writer, dies at 32 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1938.
Mar 11 In the year 1938 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.
Mar 11 Artur Seyss-Inquart replaces Kurt von Schuschnigg as Chancellor of Austria in the year 1938.
Mar 11 In the year 1938 artur Seyss-Inquart replaces Kurt von Schuschnigg as Chancellor of Austria; German troops also entered the country
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 On this day in history "Anschluss," annexation of Austria to the Third Reich.
Mar 13 Anschluá-Austria annexed by Nazi Germany in the year 1938.
Mar 13 In the year 1938 clarence S Darrow, Scopes Monkey Trial attorney, dies in Chicago at 80
Mar 13 On this day in history nazi Germany invade Austria, making it a German Reich province
Mar 15 Edmund Tylecote, cricketer (England keeper in 6 Tests 1882-86), dies in the year 1938.
Mar 15 On this day in history 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
Mar 16 On this day in history egon Friedell, writer, dies
Mar 16 Noël Coward's musical "Operette", premieres in London on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history 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 In the year 1938 cyril Rootham, composer, dies at 62
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 on this day in history.
Mar 19 On this day in history toronto Maple Leafs score 8 goals in 5 minutes
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 On this day in history 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 The Battle of Taierzhuang takes place on this day in history.
Mar 31 In the year 1938 willem J T Kloos, Dutch poet/critic (New Guide), dies at 78
Apr 01 In the year 1938 baseball Hall of Fame opens in Cooperstown, NY
Apr 01 The birth of Ali Mcgraw, American actress on this day in history.
Apr 02 Alice Berend, writer, dies in the year 1938.
Apr 02 John Larsson, 17th General of The Salvation Army on this day in history.