Historical Events In 1938
Thursday, 24 September 2020
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 In the year 1938 sydney Baynes, composer, dies at 59
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 On this day in history artur Seyss-Inquart replaces Kurt von Schuschnigg as Chancellor of Austria
Mar 11 On this day in history artur Seyss-Inquart replaces Kurt von Schuschnigg as Chancellor of Austria; German troops also entered the country
Mar 11 German troops enter Austria on this day in history.
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 In the year 1938 nazi Germany invades Austria (Anschluss)
Mar 13 On this day in history "Anschluss," annexation of Austria to the Third Reich.
Mar 13 Anschluá-Austria annexed by Nazi Germany on this day in history.
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 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 Egon Friedell, writer, dies in the year 1938.
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 The birth of Rudolf Nureyev, World renowned Russian ballet dancer in the year 1938.
Mar 18 On this day in history cyril Rootham, composer, dies at 62
Mar 18 On this day in history mexico takes control of foreign-owned oil properties
Mar 18 In the year 1938 president Cardena of Mexico nationalizes US & British oil companies
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 in the year 1938.
Mar 23 In the year 1938 judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis frees 74 St L Cardinals minor leaguers
Mar 25 In the year 1938 1st US bred horse (Battleship) to win Grand National Steeplechase
Mar 26 On this day in history nBC radio performance of Howard Hanson's 3rd Symphony
Mar 27 Louis William Stern, German/US philosopher/psychologist, dies at 66 in the year 1938.
Mar 27 On this day in history the Battle of Taierzhuang takes place.
Mar 31 Willem J T Kloos, Dutch poet/critic (New Guide), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Apr 01 Baseball Hall of Fame opens in Cooperstown, NY in the year 1938.
Apr 01 The birth of Ali Mcgraw, American actress on this day in history.
Apr 02 Alice Berend, writer, dies on this day in history.
Apr 02 On this day in history john Larsson, 17th General of The Salvation Army