Historical Events In 1938
Sunday, 01 August 2021
Nov 23 Bob Hope and Shirley Ross recorded a song for the film, The Big Broadcast of 1938. Thanks for the Memory became Decca record number 2219. It also became Hope’s theme song on this day in history.
Nov 24 On this day in history clifford Odets' "Rocket to the Moon," premieres in NYC
Nov 26 On this day in history henry Schultz, US farm commune, dies
Nov 26 In the year 1938 the birth of Tina Turner, American singer and actress
Nov 26 On this day in history tina Turner born
Nov 28 On this day in history 4th Heisman Trophy Award: Davey O'Brien, Texas Christian (QB)
Nov 29 Mayor Oud of Rotterdam forbids soccer match between Neth-Germany on this day in history.
Nov 30 Corneliu Codreanu, Romania fascist/putschist (Iron Guard), dies on this day in history.
Nov 30 In the year 1938 fascist coup in Romania, fails
Dec 01 On this day in history a fine of One Billion Marks is levied against German Jews for the destruction caused during Kristallnacht.
Dec 01 School bus & train collide in Salt Lake City Utah in the year 1938.
Dec 01 School bus and train collide in Salt Lake City Utah on this day in history.
Dec 02 First Harwich-England bound train with 200 German-Jewish orphaned children arrives from Holland. Eventually, 50,000 German Jews find safety in Great Britain in the year 1938.
Dec 03 On this day in history aAU's decides to continue linear measuring system over metric
Dec 03 In the year 1938 jose Serebrier, Montevideo Uruguay, conductor/composer (Star Wagon)
Dec 04 On this day in history dina Appeldoorn, Dutch pianist/composer, dies at 54
Dec 05 On this day in history christina "Dina" Koudijs-van Appeldoorn, pianist/composer, dies at 54
Dec 05 In the year 1938 john J Cale, Oklahoma City, rock guitarist (After Midnight)
Dec 06 117 Spanish knights under capt Piet Laros return to Netherlands on this day in history.
Dec 07 In the year 1938 harry Moses, cricketer (6 Tests for Australia 1887-95), dies
Dec 07 On this day in history philip Barry's "Here Come the Clowns," premieres in NYC
Dec 08 Highest temperature for December in US recorded in La Mesa Calif on this day in history.
Dec 10 On this day in history 26th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Argonauts defeats Winn Blue Bombers, 30-7
Dec 10 On this day in history mario Pilati, composer, dies at 35
Dec 11 NY Giants win NFL championship in the year 1938.
Dec 13 "Aryanization" decree is enacted, all Jewish property is transferred to Aryan possession in the year 1938.
Dec 13 In the year 1938 los Angeles freezes at 28ø
Dec 13 Los Angeles freezes at 28°F in the year 1938.
Dec 14 AL permits Cleveland & Philadelphia to play night games on this day in history.
Dec 14 On this day in history marie FM Emmanuel, French composer/musicologist (Salamine), dies at 76
Dec 15 Groundbreaking begins for Jefferson Memorial in Wash DC in the year 1938.
Dec 16 Bradman scores 143 South Aust v NSW, 11 fours 91 singles on this day in history.
Dec 17 In the year 1938 utrecht Central Station destroyed by fire
Dec 19 On this day in history nazi "Ransom Plan" is rejected here, Joint Distribution Committee's Boycott Council votes for intensification of boycott against German goods. Failure of "Barter Plan" is seen.