Historical Events In 1938
Saturday, 18 January 2020
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 Henry Schultz, US farm commune, dies in the year 1938.
Nov 26 The birth of Tina Turner, American singer and actress on this day in history.
Nov 26 In the year 1938 tina Turner born
Nov 28 On this day in history 4th Heisman Trophy Award: Davey O'Brien, Texas Christian (QB)
Nov 29 In the year 1938 mayor Oud of Rotterdam forbids soccer match between Neth-Germany
Nov 30 On this day in history corneliu Codreanu, Romania fascist/putschist (Iron Guard), dies
Nov 30 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Dec 01 On this day in history school bus and train collide in Salt Lake City Utah
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 Jose Serebrier, Montevideo Uruguay, conductor/composer (Star Wagon) in the year 1938.
Dec 04 In the year 1938 dina Appeldoorn, Dutch pianist/composer, dies at 54
Dec 05 Christina "Dina" Koudijs-van Appeldoorn, pianist/composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Dec 05 John J Cale, Oklahoma City, rock guitarist (After Midnight) in the year 1938.
Dec 06 117 Spanish knights under capt Piet Laros return to Netherlands in the year 1938.
Dec 07 In the year 1938 harry Moses, cricketer (6 Tests for Australia 1887-95), dies
Dec 07 Philip Barry's "Here Come the Clowns," premieres in NYC in the year 1938.
Dec 08 On this day in history highest temperature for December in US recorded in La Mesa Calif
Dec 10 In the year 1938 26th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Argonauts defeats Winn Blue Bombers, 30-7
Dec 10 In the year 1938 mario Pilati, composer, dies at 35
Dec 11 On this day in history nY Giants win NFL championship
Dec 13 In the year 1938 "Aryanization" decree is enacted, all Jewish property is transferred to Aryan possession.
Dec 13 Los Angeles freezes at 28ø on this day in history.
Dec 13 Los Angeles freezes at 28°F in the year 1938.
Dec 14 On this day in history aL permits Cleveland & Philadelphia to play night games
Dec 14 Marie FM Emmanuel, French composer/musicologist (Salamine), dies at 76 in the year 1938.
Dec 15 Groundbreaking begins for Jefferson Memorial in Wash DC in the year 1938.
Dec 16 In the year 1938 bradman scores 143 South Aust v NSW, 11 fours 91 singles
Dec 17 In the year 1938 utrecht Central Station destroyed by fire
Dec 19 In the year 1938 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.