Historical Events In 1938
Sunday, 16 May 2021
Apr 28 On this day in history beverly F Albert, architect
Apr 28 On this day in history king Zog of Albania marries Countess Geraldine of Hungary
Apr 29 On this day in history g Neujmin discovers asteroid #1484 Postrema
Apr 30 In the year 1938 bradman scores 258 Aust v Worcs, 293 mins, 33 fours 1 five
Apr 30 On this day in history gary Collins, Venice Calif, actor (6th Sense, Home Show)
May 02 Ella Fitzgerald records "A-Tisket, A-Tasket" on this day in history.
May 02 Pulitzer prize awarded to Thornton Wilder (Our Town) in the year 1938.
May 03 On this day in history concentration camp at Flossenbürg goes into use
May 03 In the year 1938 concentration camp at Flossenburg goes into use
May 03 On this day in history vatican recognizes Franco-Spain
May 03 Viewers of W2XBS-TV (now WCBS-TV) watched the first book review show on this day in history.
May 04 In the year 1938 carl von Ossietzky, German pacifist/writer (Nobel 1935), dies at 48
May 04 Douglas Hyde (a protestant) becomes 1st president of Eire on this day in history.
May 04 Douglas Hyde (a protestant) becomes first president of Eire on this day in history.
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 On this day in history dutch writer Maurits Dekker sentenced to 50 days for "offending a friendly head of state" (Hitler)
May 07 64th Kentucky Derby: Eddie Arcaro aboard Lawrin wins in 2:04.8 on this day in history.
May 07 Dutch Minister of Justice Goseling calls fugitives of Nazi-Germany "undesired strangers" in the year 1938.
May 07 In the year 1938 johnny Caldwell, Ireland, flyweight boxer (Olympic-bronze-1956)
May 08 In the year 1938 stravinsky's "Dumbarton Oaks," premieres in Washington, DC
May 10 In the year 1938 banning speech on anti-fascism demonstration in Amsterdam
May 10 Percy McAlister, cricketer (8 Tests, punches Clem Hill in 1912), dies on this day in history.
May 11 On this day in history 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 in the year 1938.
May 14 In the year 1938 english soccer team beats Nazi-Germany, 6-3
May 14 Jacobus C J "Jacques" Hermans, actor (Ghetto), dies at 81 on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1938 paul-Henri Spak forms red coalition of Belgium
May 16 In the year 1938 1st animal breeding society forms (NJ)
May 16 38 die in Terminal Hotel fire (Atlanta GA) on this day in history.
May 16 On this day in history in cricket Bradman scores 278 Australia vs MCC, 349 minutes, 35 fours 1 six
May 16 Stephen Fairbairn, oarsman/coach, dies on this day in history.
May 16 On this day in history the first animal breeding society forms (New Jersey)
May 17 On this day in history congress approves Vinson Naval Act, which funds a two-ocean navy