Historical Events In 1938
Friday, 18 September 2020
Apr 28 Beverly F Albert, architect on this day in history.
Apr 28 King Zog of Albania marries Countess Geraldine of Hungary on this day in history.
Apr 29 In the year 1938 g Neujmin discovers asteroid #1484 Postrema
Apr 30 Bradman scores 258 Aust v Worcs, 293 mins, 33 fours 1 five in the year 1938.
Apr 30 Gary Collins, Venice Calif, actor (6th Sense, Home Show) on this day in history.
May 02 In the year 1938 ella Fitzgerald records "A-Tisket, A-Tasket"
May 02 Pulitzer prize awarded to Thornton Wilder (Our Town) on this day in history.
May 03 Concentration camp at Flossenbürg goes into use in the year 1938.
May 03 In the year 1938 concentration camp at Flossenburg goes into use
May 03 Vatican recognizes Franco-Spain in the year 1938.
May 03 Viewers of W2XBS-TV (now WCBS-TV) watched the first book review show on this day in history.
May 04 Carl von Ossietzky, German pacifist/writer (Nobel 1935), dies at 48 on this day in history.
May 04 Douglas Hyde (a protestant) becomes 1st president of Eire on this day in history.
May 04 In the year 1938 douglas Hyde (a protestant) becomes first president of Eire
May 05 In the year 1938 phillies Harold Kelleher faces 16 batters in 6th, as Cubs score 12 runs, both marks are NL records off one hurler in a single inning
May 06 Dutch writer Maurits Dekker sentenced to 50 days for "offending a friendly head of state" (Hitler) on this day in history.
May 07 In the year 1938 64th Kentucky Derby: Eddie Arcaro aboard Lawrin wins in 2:04.8
May 07 In the year 1938 dutch Minister of Justice Goseling calls fugitives of Nazi-Germany "undesired strangers"
May 07 In the year 1938 johnny Caldwell, Ireland, flyweight boxer (Olympic-bronze-1956)
May 08 Stravinsky's "Dumbarton Oaks," premieres in Washington, DC on this day in history.
May 10 Banning speech on anti-fascism demonstration in Amsterdam in the year 1938.
May 10 Percy McAlister, cricketer (8 Tests, punches Clem Hill in 1912), dies in the year 1938.
May 11 In the year 1938 arnold Sauwen, Flemish poet (Hours of Solitude), dies at 81
May 12 Sandoz Labs manufactures LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide) on this day in history.
May 14 64th Preakness: Maurice Peters aboard Dauber wins in 1:59.8 on this day in history.
May 14 On this day in history english soccer team beats Nazi-Germany, 6-3
May 14 Jacobus C J "Jacques" Hermans, actor (Ghetto), dies at 81 in the year 1938.
May 15 In the year 1938 paul-Henri Spak forms red coalition of Belgium
May 16 1st animal breeding society forms (NJ) on this day in history.
May 16 38 die in Terminal Hotel fire (Atlanta GA) on this day in history.
May 16 In the year 1938 in cricket Bradman scores 278 Australia vs MCC, 349 minutes, 35 fours 1 six
May 16 Stephen Fairbairn, oarsman/coach, dies in the year 1938.
May 16 On this day in history the first animal breeding society forms (New Jersey)
May 17 Congress approves Vinson Naval Act, which funds a two-ocean navy on this day in history.