Historical Events In 1938
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Mar 03 In the year 1938 arthur Koestler, writer, dies at 32
Mar 07 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Mar 12 In the year 1938 nazi Germany invades Austria (Anschluss)
Mar 13 In the year 1938 "Anschluss," annexation of Austria to the Third Reich.
Mar 13 In the year 1938 anschluá-Austria annexed by Nazi Germany
Mar 13 Clarence S Darrow, Scopes Monkey Trial attorney, dies in Chicago at 80 in the year 1938.
Mar 13 In the year 1938 nazi Germany invade Austria, making it a German Reich province
Mar 15 In the year 1938 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 on this day in history.
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 Noel Coward's musical "Operette," premieres in London on this day in history.
Mar 17 The birth of Rudolf Nureyev, World renowned Russian ballet dancer on this day in history.
Mar 18 In the year 1938 cyril Rootham, composer, dies at 62
Mar 18 In the year 1938 mexico takes control of foreign-owned oil properties
Mar 18 On this day in history president Cardena of Mexico nationalizes US & British oil companies
Mar 19 Toronto Maple Leafs score 8 goals in 5 minutes in the year 1938.
Mar 21 On this day in history oscar Apfel, actor (Inspiration), dies at 60
Mar 23 Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis frees 74 St L Cardinals minor leaguers in the year 1938.
Mar 25 1st US bred horse (Battleship) to win Grand National Steeplechase on this day in history.
Mar 26 NBC radio performance of Howard Hanson's 3rd Symphony on this day in history.
Mar 27 On this day in history louis William Stern, German/US philosopher/psychologist, dies at 66
Mar 27 In the year 1938 the Battle of Taierzhuang takes place.
Mar 31 In the year 1938 willem J T Kloos, Dutch poet/critic (New Guide), dies at 78
Apr 01 On this day in history baseball Hall of Fame opens in Cooperstown, NY
Apr 01 In the year 1938 the birth of Ali Mcgraw, American actress
Apr 02 On this day in history alice Berend, writer, dies
Apr 02 In the year 1938 john Larsson, 17th General of The Salvation Army