Historical Events In 1938
Friday, 20 May 2022
Apr 28 On this day in history beverly F Albert, architect
Apr 28 King Zog of Albania marries Countess Geraldine of Hungary on this day in history.
Apr 29 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #1484 Postrema on this day in history.
Apr 30 On this day in history bradman scores 258 Aust v Worcs, 293 mins, 33 fours 1 five
Apr 30 In the year 1938 gary Collins, Venice Calif, actor (6th Sense, Home Show)
May 02 Ella Fitzgerald records "A-Tisket, A-Tasket" in the year 1938.
May 02 In the year 1938 pulitzer prize awarded to Thornton Wilder (Our Town)
May 03 In the year 1938 concentration camp at Flossenbürg goes into use
May 03 Concentration camp at Flossenburg goes into use in the year 1938.
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 in the year 1938.
May 04 On this day in history carl von Ossietzky, German pacifist/writer (Nobel 1935), dies at 48
May 04 Douglas Hyde (a protestant) becomes 1st president of Eire in the year 1938.
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 In the year 1938 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 in the year 1938.
May 07 In the year 1938 dutch Minister of Justice Goseling calls fugitives of Nazi-Germany "undesired strangers"
May 07 Johnny Caldwell, Ireland, flyweight boxer (Olympic-bronze-1956) in the year 1938.
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 On this day in history percy McAlister, cricketer (8 Tests, punches Clem Hill in 1912), dies
May 11 Arnold Sauwen, Flemish poet (Hours of Solitude), dies at 81 in the year 1938.
May 12 In the year 1938 sandoz Labs manufactures LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide)
May 14 On this day in history 64th Preakness: Maurice Peters aboard Dauber wins in 1:59.8
May 14 On this day in history english soccer team beats Nazi-Germany, 6-3
May 14 On this day in history jacobus C J "Jacques" Hermans, actor (Ghetto), dies at 81
May 15 Paul-Henri Spak forms red coalition of Belgium on this day in history.
May 16 In the year 1938 1st animal breeding society forms (NJ)
May 16 38 die in Terminal Hotel fire (Atlanta GA) in the year 1938.
May 16 On this day in history in cricket Bradman scores 278 Australia vs MCC, 349 minutes, 35 fours 1 six
May 16 In the year 1938 stephen Fairbairn, oarsman/coach, dies
May 16 The first animal breeding society forms (New Jersey) on this day in history.
May 17 Congress approves Vinson Naval Act, which funds a two-ocean navy in the year 1938.