Historical Events In 1939
Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Nov 07 Daniel Manneke, composer on this day in history.
Nov 07 In the year 1939 germans begin expulsion of Jews from Western Poland.
Nov 08 Failed assassination attempt on Hitler in Burgerbraukeller, Munich on this day in history.
Nov 09 On this day in history "Ninotchka," with Greta Garbo premieres
Nov 09 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Nov 11 In the year 1939 jan Opletal, Czech student, victim of Nazi violence in Prague
Nov 11 In the year 1939 kate Smith 1st sings Irving Berlin's "God Bless America"
Nov 12 (Ernest YY) Oscar Tourniaire, actor (Bluejackets), dies at 59 on this day in history.
Nov 12 Jews in Lodz Poland ordered to wear yellow star of David in the year 1939.
Nov 12 In the year 1939 jews of Lodz Poland are ordered to wear yellow armbands
Nov 12 In the year 1939 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 On this day in history oil refinery fire kills 500 &destroys Lagunillas Venezuela
Nov 15 In the year 1939 anti-German demonstrations in Czechoslovakia
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." in the year 1939.
Nov 17 German U-boat torpedoes passenger ship on this day in history.
Nov 18 In the year 1939 neth KNSM passenger ship Simon Bolivar hits German mine, 86 die
Nov 19 Don Lash wins 6th straight AAU cross-country 10K championship on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1939 marie Joseph Leon Desire Paque, composer, dies at 72
Nov 21 In the year 1939 rick Lenz, Springfield Ill, actor (Hec Ramsey, Scandalous John)
Nov 23 Nazi Gov of Poland Hans Frank requires Jews to wear a blue star in the year 1939.
Nov 23 On this day in history wearing distinctive armband, "Judenstern" (Jewish star) becomes obligatory for all Jews in Central Poland.
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 On this day in history james A Naismith, creator of basketball, dies at 78
Nov 28 In the year 1939 nazi Gov-Gen of Poland, Hans Frank organizes Judenrat
Nov 29 Cor Klint swims world record 200 m backstroke (2:38.8) in the year 1939.
Nov 29 In the year 1939 philipp Scheidemann, German MP (SPD)/mayor of Kassel, dies at 74
Nov 30 On this day in history 21 U boats sunk this month (52,000 ton)