Historical Events In 1938
Sunday, 01 August 2021
Oct 31 On this day in history 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.
Oct 31 On this day in history 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 Babe Ruth applies for job of St Louis Browns' manager on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 1938 chris Robinson, Fla, actor (Stanley, General Hospital, Another World)
Nov 05 In the year 1938 ottawa Roughriders score on 5-man, 4-lateral, 65-yard punt return
Nov 06 3 DiMaggio brothers play together for 1st time, charity all star game on this day in history.
Nov 06 Herschel Grynszpan assassinates Ernst vom Rath, third secretary of the German embassy in Paris in the year 1938.
Nov 06 P J Proby, [James Marcus Smith], Houston Texas, American rocker on this day in history.
Nov 07 Dee Clark, Arkansas, singer (Hambone, Nobody But You) in the year 1938.
Nov 07 In the year 1938 earnest von Rath, German antifascist/diplomat, murdered
Nov 08 1st black woman legislator, Crystal Bird Fauset of Phila on this day in history.
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 "Kristallnacht": Anti-Jewish riots in Germany and Austria. 300,000 are arrested, 191 synagogues are destroyed, 7,500 shops are looted on this day in history.
Nov 09 In the year 1938 al Capp, cartoonist of Lil' Abner creates Sadie Hawkins Day
Nov 09 Vasily Blyukher, Soviet military commander (b.1889) on this day in history.
Nov 10 8.3 earthquake shakes East of Shumagin Islands, Alaska in the year 1938.
Nov 11 German & Austrian Jewish suffer 1 billion Mark damage in nazi in the year 1938.
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 in the year 1938.
Nov 14 Dutch DC3 crashes at Schiphol, 6 die on this day in history.
Nov 15 In the year 1938 1st telecast of an unscheduled event (fire), W2XBT, NY
Nov 15 George Glover, cricketer (Test for S Africa 1895-96), dies in the year 1938.
Nov 16 K B Regiment refuses round-table conference in East-India in the year 1938.
Nov 17 In the year 1938 italy passes their own version of anti-Jewish Nuremberg laws
Nov 17 In the year 1938 italy passes their own version of the anti-Jewish Nuremberg laws
Nov 18 In the year 1938 canadian author Margaret Atwood is born
Nov 18 Trade union members elect John L. Lewis as the first president of the Congress of Industrial Organizations in the year 1938.
Nov 20 1st documented anti-semitic remarks over US radio (by Father Coughlin) on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1938 documented anti-Semitic remarks are heard over US radio (by Father Coughlin)
Nov 21 On this day in history -24] Belgian king Leopold III visits Netherlands
Nov 21 On this day in history leopold Godowsky, pianist/composer, dies at 68
Nov 21 In the year 1938 robert Drivas, [Choromokos], Chicago, actor (Our Private World)
Nov 23 August TC Kiehl, actor (Hope of Blessing), dies at 84 in the year 1938.