Historical Events In 1939
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Nov 07 Daniel Manneke, composer in the year 1939.
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 Dirk Klop, Dutch intelligence lt, shot by German Abwehr in the year 1939.
Nov 11 Jan Opletal, Czech student, victim of Nazi violence in Prague in the year 1939.
Nov 11 On this day in history kate Smith 1st sings Irving Berlin's "God Bless America"
Nov 12 (Ernest YY) Oscar Tourniaire, actor (Bluejackets), dies at 59 in the year 1939.
Nov 12 Jews in Lodz Poland ordered to wear yellow star of David in the year 1939.
Nov 12 On this day in history jews of Lodz Poland are ordered to wear yellow armbands
Nov 12 Ruby Nash Curtis, US singer (Romantics-Our Day Will Come) in the year 1939.
Nov 13 George Nicholls Jr, actor (Finishing School), dies at 42 on this day in history.
Nov 14 In the year 1939 oil refinery fire kills 500 & destroys Lagunillas Venezuela
Nov 14 Oil refinery fire kills 500 &destroys Lagunillas Venezuela in the year 1939.
Nov 15 Anti-German demonstrations in Czechoslovakia on this day in history.
Nov 16 Al Capone freed from Alcatraz jail in the year 1939.
Nov 16 On this day in history 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."
Nov 17 In the year 1939 german U-boat torpedoes passenger ship
Nov 18 Neth KNSM passenger ship Simon Bolivar hits German mine, 86 die on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 21 In the year 1939 rick Lenz, Springfield Ill, actor (Hec Ramsey, Scandalous John)
Nov 23 In the year 1939 nazi Gov of Poland Hans Frank requires Jews to wear a blue star
Nov 23 On this day in history wearing distinctive armband, "Judenstern" (Jewish star) becomes obligatory for all Jews in Central Poland.
Nov 26 In the year 1939 4 soviet soldiers killed on Finnish-Russian border
Nov 26 On this day in history james Naismith, Basketball inventor, dies
Nov 27 On this day in history 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 in the year 1939.
Nov 28 In the year 1939 nazi Gov-Gen of Poland, Hans Frank organizes Judenrat
Nov 29 In the year 1939 cor Klint swims world record 200 m backstroke (2:38.8)
Nov 29 On this day in history 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.