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Historical Events In 1939

Saturday, 04 July 2020

Apr 07   Italy annexes Albania in the year 1939.  

Apr 07   Italy invades Albania on this day in history.  

Apr 07   In the year 1939 the birth of Francis Ford Coppola, American director  

Apr 08   On this day in history aCV soccer team forms in Axes  

Apr 08   In the year 1939 uS recognizes Franco government in Spain at end of Spanish civil war  

Apr 09   On this day in history emilio Serrano y Ruiz, composer, dies at 89  

Apr 09   In the year 1939 marian Anderson sings before 75,000 at Lincoln Memorial  

Apr 10   On this day in history alfredo Panzini, Ital author (Il Bacio de Lesba), dies at 75  

Apr 10   On this day in history colijn's Dutch govt opens camp Westerbork for German Jews  

Apr 11   Hungary leaves League of Nations on this day in history.  

Apr 11   SS Van Dine, [William Huntingdon Wright], detective writer, dies at 50 in the year 1939.  

Apr 12   G Kulin discovers asteroid #1489 Attila on this day in history.  

Apr 13   On this day in history w Saroyan's "My Heart's in the Highlands," premieres in NYC  

Apr 14   John Steinbeck novel "The Grapes of Wrath" published in the year 1939.  

Apr 15   In the year 1939 albert Lebrun elected president of France  

Apr 16   Stalin requests British, French & Russian anti-nazi pact on this day in history.  

Apr 17   In the year 1939 joe Louis KOs Jack Roper in 1 for heavyweight boxing title  

Apr 18   In the year 1939 franz von Papen becomes German ambassador in Turkey  

Apr 18   Theo Mann, actress (Pink Bernd, Hedda Gabler), dies at 88 in the year 1939.  

Apr 19   On this day in history 43rd Boston Marathon won by Ellison Brown of RI in 2:28:51.8  

Apr 19   Connecticut finally approves Bill of Rights in the year 1939.  

Apr 19   In the year 1939 connecticut finally approves Bill of Rights (148 years late)  

Apr 20   New York World's Fair opens on this day in history.  

Apr 20   Ted Williams' first hit (off of Yankee Red Ruffing) a double in the year 1939.  

Apr 21   On this day in history c Jackson discovers asteroid #1505 Koranna  

Apr 21   Herman Finck, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1939.  

Apr 23   In the year 1939 1st performance of Béla Bartok's 2nd Concerto for violin  

Apr 24   John Foulds, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.  

Apr 28   On this day in history hitler claims German-Polish non-attack treaty still in effect  

Apr 29   In the year 1939 whitestone Bridge connecting Bronx & Queens opens  

Apr 29   Whitestone bridge connecting the Bronx & Queens opens in the year 1939.  

Apr 30   On this day in history nBC/RCA 1st public TV demo with FDR at opening of NY World's Fair  

Apr 30   NBC/RCA first public TV demo with FDR at opening of NY World's Fair in the year 1939.  

Apr 30   The World's Fair, at a cost of $150 million, opens in New York amid a blaze of fireworks. England's king and queen arrive for the opening. Regular television broadcasting begins from the Fair on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1939

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of jim Bakker, televangelist (PTL Club)/rapist (Jessica Hahn)  

Jan 03   Bobby Hull, NHL forward (Chicago Blackhawk 1957-72) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   In the year 1939 birth of nikos Alefantos, Greek football manager  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of janice Crosio, Australian politician  

Jan 04   Jon Appleton, composer was born on this day in history.  

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   On this day in history death of roman Dmowski, Polish politician (b. 1864)  

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

Jan 06   Albert Ward, cricketer (England batsman in 7 Tests 1893-95), dies in the year 1939.  

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

Jan 10   On this day in history jameson Thomas, actor (Piccadilly, Farmer's Wife), dies at 50  

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

Jan 16   Albert Fish, mass murderer, executed died on this day in history.  

Jan 19   Cliff Heathcote, American baseball player (b. 1898) died on this day in history.  

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