Historical Events In 1939
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Nov 07 In the year 1939 daniel Manneke, composer
Nov 07 Germans begin expulsion of Jews from Western Poland in the year 1939.
Nov 08 Failed assassination attempt on Hitler in Burgerbraukeller, Munich in the year 1939.
Nov 09 In the year 1939 "Ninotchka," with Greta Garbo premieres
Nov 09 In the year 1939 adolf Hitler narrowly escapes assassination when a bomb explodes in the historic Buergenbraeu Hall in Munich shortly after the Chancellor had left to return to Berlin.
Nov 09 In the year 1939 dirk Klop, Dutch intelligence lt, shot by German Abwehr
Nov 11 In the year 1939 jan Opletal, Czech student, victim of Nazi violence in Prague
Nov 11 Kate Smith 1st sings Irving Berlin's "God Bless America" on this day in history.
Nov 12 In the year 1939 (Ernest YY) Oscar Tourniaire, actor (Bluejackets), dies at 59
Nov 12 In the year 1939 jews in Lodz Poland ordered to wear yellow star of David
Nov 12 In the year 1939 jews of Lodz Poland are ordered to wear yellow armbands
Nov 12 On this day in history ruby Nash Curtis, US singer (Romantics-Our Day Will Come)
Nov 13 On this day in history george Nicholls Jr, actor (Finishing School), dies at 42
Nov 14 On this day in history oil refinery fire kills 500 & destroys Lagunillas Venezuela
Nov 14 In the year 1939 oil refinery fire kills 500 &destroys Lagunillas Venezuela
Nov 15 Anti-German demonstrations in Czechoslovakia in the year 1939.
Nov 16 On this day in history al Capone freed from Alcatraz jail
Nov 16 Destruction of Talmudic Academy in Lublin and its huge library, which gave "so much pleasure to its conquerors that it was recalled with glee more than a year later." on this day in history.
Nov 17 German U-boat torpedoes passenger ship in the year 1939.
Nov 18 Neth KNSM passenger ship Simon Bolivar hits German mine, 86 die in the year 1939.
Nov 19 Don Lash wins 6th straight AAU cross-country 10K championship on this day in history.
Nov 20 Marie Joseph Leon Desire Paque, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1939.
Nov 21 Rick Lenz, Springfield Ill, actor (Hec Ramsey, Scandalous John) in the year 1939.
Nov 23 On this day in history nazi Gov of Poland Hans Frank requires Jews to wear a blue star
Nov 23 Wearing distinctive armband, "Judenstern" (Jewish star) becomes obligatory for all Jews in Central Poland on this day in history.
Nov 26 On this day in history 4 soviet soldiers killed on Finnish-Russian border
Nov 26 James Naismith, Basketball inventor, dies in the year 1939.
Nov 27 In the year 1939 inauguration of Empire Air Training Scheme (EATS)
Nov 27 Maxwell Anderson's "Key Largo," premieres in NYC in the year 1939.
Nov 28 James A Naismith, creator of basketball, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Nov 28 Nazi Gov-Gen of Poland, Hans Frank organizes Judenrat in the year 1939.
Nov 29 On this day in history cor Klint swims world record 200 m backstroke (2:38.8)
Nov 29 In the year 1939 philipp Scheidemann, German MP (SPD)/mayor of Kassel, dies at 74
Nov 30 21 U boats sunk this month (52,000 ton) on this day in history.