Historical Events In 1938
Wednesday, 17 August 2022
Oct 31 Great Depression: In an effort to try restore investor confidence, the New York Stock Exchange unveils a fifteen-point program aimed to upgrade protection for the investing public in the year 1938.
Oct 31 In the year 1938 orson Wells' radio broadcast of H.G. Wells' "War of the Worlds" in Mercury Theatre's Halloween treat, tricks thousands.
Nov 01 German colonel-general Gerd von Runstedt retires in the year 1938.
Nov 02 In the year 1938 babe Ruth applies for job of St Louis Browns' manager
Nov 05 In the year 1938 chris Robinson, Fla, actor (Stanley, General Hospital, Another World)
Nov 05 Ottawa Roughriders score on 5-man, 4-lateral, 65-yard punt return in the year 1938.
Nov 06 On this day in history 3 DiMaggio brothers play together for 1st time, charity all star game
Nov 06 On this day in history herschel Grynszpan assassinates Ernst vom Rath, third secretary of the German embassy in Paris.
Nov 06 P J Proby, [James Marcus Smith], Houston Texas, American rocker on this day in history.
Nov 07 In the year 1938 dee Clark, Arkansas, singer (Hambone, Nobody But You)
Nov 07 In the year 1938 earnest von Rath, German antifascist/diplomat, murdered
Nov 08 In the year 1938 1st black woman legislator, Crystal Bird Fauset of Phila
Nov 09 On this day in history "Kristallnacht" Anti-Jewish riots in Germany and Austria. 300,000 are arrested, 191 synagogues are destroyed, 7,500 shops are looted.
Nov 09 In the year 1938 "Kristallnacht": Anti-Jewish riots in Germany and Austria. 300,000 are arrested, 191 synagogues are destroyed, 7,500 shops are looted.
Nov 09 Al Capp, cartoonist of Lil' Abner creates Sadie Hawkins Day in the year 1938.
Nov 09 On this day in history vasily Blyukher, Soviet military commander (b.1889)
Nov 10 8.3 earthquake shakes East of Shumagin Islands, Alaska on this day in history.
Nov 11 German & Austrian Jewish suffer 1 billion Mark damage in nazi on this day in history.
Nov 12 On this day in history hermann Goering announces he wants Madagascar as a Jewish homeland
Nov 13 America's 1st saint, Mother Frances Cabrini, beatified on this day in history.
Nov 14 Dutch DC3 crashes at Schiphol, 6 die in the year 1938.
Nov 15 1st telecast of an unscheduled event (fire), W2XBT, NY in the year 1938.
Nov 15 George Glover, cricketer (Test for S Africa 1895-96), dies in the year 1938.
Nov 16 In the year 1938 k B Regiment refuses round-table conference in East-India
Nov 17 Italy passes their own version of anti-Jewish Nuremberg laws in the year 1938.
Nov 17 In the year 1938 italy passes their own version of the anti-Jewish Nuremberg laws
Nov 18 Canadian author Margaret Atwood is born on this day in history.
Nov 18 In the year 1938 trade union members elect John L. Lewis as the first president of the Congress of Industrial Organizations.
Nov 20 In the year 1938 1st documented anti-semitic remarks over US radio (by Father Coughlin)
Nov 20 Documented anti-Semitic remarks are heard over US radio (by Father Coughlin) on this day in history.
Nov 21 On this day in history -24] Belgian king Leopold III visits Netherlands
Nov 21 Leopold Godowsky, pianist/composer, dies at 68 in the year 1938.
Nov 21 In the year 1938 robert Drivas, [Choromokos], Chicago, actor (Our Private World)
Nov 23 In the year 1938 august TC Kiehl, actor (Hope of Blessing), dies at 84