Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Facts | Holidays | Inventions

Historical Events In 1939

Friday, 18 September 2020

Oct 19   On this day in history goering begins plunder through Nazi's occupied areas  

Oct 20   In the year 1939 "All the Things You Are" recorded by Tommy Dorsey Orch  

Oct 21   Nummy Deane, cricketer (628 runs in 17 Tests for South Africa), dies on this day in history.  

Oct 22   1st TV NFL game-Eagles vs Dodgers in the year 1939.  

Oct 23   On this day in history charlie Foxx, US songwriter/soul singer (Mockingbird)  

Oct 23   In the year 1939 zane Grey, US western writer (Spirit of the Border), dies at 67  

Oct 24   Benny Goodman records "Let's Dance" in the year 1939.  

Oct 24   Nylon stockings go on sale for first time (Wilmington Delaware) on this day in history.  

Oct 24   On this day in history the birth of F. Murray Abraham, american actor.  

Oct 25   Cornelis JK van Aalst, president Dutch Business Society, dies at 73 in the year 1939.  

Oct 25   On this day in history george Kaufman/Moss Hart's "Man Who Came to Dinner," premieres in NYC  

Oct 26   Polish Jewish forced into obligatory work service in the year 1939.  

Oct 27   On this day in history john Cleese, Weston-Super-Mare England, comedian (Monty Python)  

Oct 27   The birth of John Cleese, British actor and writer in the year 1939.  

Oct 28   In the year 1939 alice Brady, actress (My Man Godfrey, Gay Divorcee), dies at 46  

Oct 28   In the year 1939 anti-German demonstrations/strikes in Czechoslovakia  

Oct 28   On this day in history the first Polish ghetto is established in Piotrkow, Poland.  

Oct 29   On this day in history golden Gate International Exposition closes (1st closure)  

Oct 30   In the year 1939 uSSR & Germany agree on partitioning Poland, Hitler deports Jews  

Oct 30   USSR &Germany agree on partitioning Poland on this day in history.  

Oct 31   27 U boats sunk this month (135,000 ton) in the year 1939.  

Oct 31   In the year 1939 otto Rank, [Rosenfeld], Austria psychoanalyst (Trauma of Geburt), dies  

Nov 01   1st animal conceived by artificial insemination (rabbit) displayed on this day in history.  

Nov 01   The first animal conceived by artificial insemination (rabbit) displayed on this day in history.  

Nov 01   In the year 1939 trans Canada Air Lines starts daily coast-to-coast flights  

Nov 03   Clare Booth's "Margin for Error," premieres in NYC in the year 1939.  

Nov 04   1940 Olympics awarded to Helsinki, Finland on this day in history.  

Nov 04   On this day in history charles Arnold Tournemire, composer, dies at 69  

Nov 04   First air conditioned automobile (Packard) exhibited, Chicago, Ill on this day in history.  

Nov 04   US allows "cash & carry" arms sales during WW II in the year 1939.  

Nov 06   On this day in history adolphe Max, Belgian liberal MP, dies at 69  

Nov 06   Leonardo Quisumbing, Filipino Supreme Court jurist on this day in history.  

Nov 06   In the year 1939 wGY-TV (Schenectady, NY), 1st coml TV station, begins service  

Nov 06   In the year 1939 wGY-TV (Schenectady, NY), first commercial TV station, begins service  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In 1939

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   In the year 1939 birth of jim Bakker, televangelist (PTL Club)/rapist (Jessica Hahn)  

Jan 03   Bobby Hull, NHL forward (Chicago Blackhawk 1957-72) was born in the year 1939.  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of nikos Alefantos, Greek football manager  

Jan 03   Janice Crosio, Australian politician was born in the year 1939.  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of jon Appleton, composer  

Jan 05   Bridget Parker, England, equestrian 3 day event (Olympic-gold-1972) was born in the year 1939.  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of peter Struycken, statues/computer expert/teacher  

Jan 06   Murray Rose, Australian Olympic swimmer was born in the year 1939.  

Famous Deaths In 1939

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   Roman Dmowski, Polish politician (b. 1864) died in the year 1939.  

Jan 05   On this day in history death of amelia Earhart, American aviator declared dead after disappearance in 1937. (b. 1897)  

Jan 06   On this day in history albert Ward, cricketer (England batsman in 7 Tests 1893-95), dies  

Jan 09   Johann Strauss, Austrian conductor/Royal ball director, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

Jan 10   Jameson Thomas, actor (Piccadilly, Farmer's Wife), dies at 50 in the year 1939.  

Jan 13   Jacob Ruppert, CEO (NY Yankees, 1915-39), dies on this day in history.  

Jan 16   On this day in history death of albert Fish, mass murderer, executed  

Jan 19   On this day in history death of cliff Heathcote, American baseball player (b. 1898)  

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Is coronavirus a biological weapon?
Yes
No
Don't Know