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Historical Events In 1938

Tuesday, 22 September 2020

Jul 08   Would be start of Eng/Aust Test Cricket at Old Trafford Washout on this day in history.  

Jul 10   On this day in history "Yankee Clipper" completes 1st passenger flight over Atlantic  

Jul 12   Mickey Stratton, Meriden Ct, softball catcher (Hall of Fame 1969) in the year 1938.  

Jul 13   Kroller-Muller museum opens in Holland in the year 1938.  

Jul 14   Mussolini publishes anti-Jewish/African manifest in the year 1938.  

Jul 14   Robert Poore, cricketer (3 Tests for S Africa in 1895-96 series), dies on this day in history.  

Jul 15   In the year 1938 arthur Fagg completes 244 & 202 in the same cricket game for Kent  

Jul 16   21st PGA Championship: Paul Runyan at Shawnee CC Shawnee-on-Del Pa on this day in history.  

Jul 17   On this day in history douglas (Wrong Way) Corrigan leaves NY for LA, wound up in Ireland  

Jul 17   Stan Bronstein, rocker on this day in history.  

Jul 18   In the year 1938 douglas "Wrong Way" Corrigan arrives in Ireland-left NY for Calif  

Jul 18   Vladimir M Kirshon, Russian playwright, executed at 35 on this day in history.  

Jul 19   On this day in history richard Jordan, NYC, actor (Dune, Old Boyfriends, Interiors)  

Jul 20   Finland awarded 1940 Olympic games after Japan withdraws on this day in history.  

Jul 20   On this day in history the birth of Dianna Rigg, English actress  

Jul 21   On this day in history anton Emil Kuerti, composer  

Jul 21   Paul Hindemith & Leonide Massines ballet premieres in London in the year 1938.  

Jul 22   Opening of Australian National War Memorial at Villers-Bretonneux, France in the year 1938.  

Jul 23   In the year 1938 bradman scores 103 in 178 mins on a Headingley sticky, 3rd Test  

Jul 23   C Jackson discovers asteroid #1468 Zomba in the year 1938.  

Jul 24   On this day in history instant coffee invented  

Jul 25   On this day in history jewish artisans not allowed in Germany  

Jul 26   1st radio broadcast of "Young Widder Brown" on NBC on this day in history.  

Jul 28   34,000-ton Cunard-White Star liner Mauretania launched at Birkenhead in the year 1938.  

Jul 28   Alberto Fujimoro, president of Peru (1990- ) on this day in history.  

Jul 28   K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1485 Isa on this day in history.  

Jul 29   Comic strip "Dennis the Menace," 1st appears in the year 1938.  

Jul 29   Olympic National Park established in the year 1938.  

Jul 30   In the year 1938 c Jackson discovers asteroid #1467 Mashona  

Jul 30   On this day in history gen Metaxas names himself premier of Greece  

Jul 30   Vayachselav Ivanenko, USSR, 50K walker (Olympic-gold-1988) on this day in history.  

Jul 31   In the year 1938 nY Yanks suspend Jake Powell, after he said on Chicago radio he'd "hit every colored person in Chicago over head with a club"  

Jul 31   NY Yanks suspend Jake Powell, after he said on Chicago radio he'd "hit every colored person in Chicago over the head with a club" on this day in history.  

Aug 02   On this day in history 1st test of a yellow baseball (Dodgers vs Cardinals)  

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Famous Birthdays In 1938

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of john Considine, actor (Reginald Love-Another World)  

Jan 02   Ian Brady, British serial killer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Hans Herbjørnsrud, Norwegian author was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of louis Krebs Graham, Nashville TN, PGA golfer (1975 US Open)  

Jan 05   Edwin Elliason, Washington, US archer (Olympic-92) was born in the year 1938.  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of jim Otto, NFL center (Oakland Raiders)  

Jan 05   In the year 1938 birth of juan Carlos I, king of Spain (1975- )  

Jan 05   Leo Avery, abbot of Quarr was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1938

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 03   In the year 1938 arthur Boon, Flemish priest/philologist, dies at 54  

Jan 08   Johnny Gruelle, Creator of Raggedy Ann and Andy (b. 1880) died on this day in history.  

Jan 10   On this day in history willem de Vreese, Flemish linguist, dies at 68  

Jan 12   On this day in history death of gösta Ekman (senior), Swedish actor (b. 1890)  

Jan 17   On this day in history william H Pickering, astronomer (predicted Pluto), dies at 79  

Jan 28   Bernd Rosemeyer, German race car driver, dies at 28 in the year 1938.  

Feb 05   Hans Litten, German jurist (b. 1903) died on this day in history.  

Feb 06   Marianne V von Werefkin, Russ/German/Swiss house painter, dies at 77 on this day in history.  

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