Historical Events In 1938
Thursday, 15 April 2021
Dec 20 V.K. Zworykin receives patent on the Iconoscope TV system on this day in history.
Dec 20 In the year 1938 vladimir K Zworykin (Penn) receives patent on Iconoscope TV system
Dec 22 In the year 1938 lucien Bouchard, lawyer, politician, born at St-Coeur-de-Marie, Quebec was born
Dec 23 On this day in history margaret Hamilton's costume catches fire in filming of "Wizard of Oz"
Dec 23 Robert Herrick, US writer (Chimes), dies at 70 in the year 1938.
Dec 25 George Cukor announces Vivien Leigh will play Scarlett O'Hara on this day in history.
Dec 26 Bradman scores 225 South Aust v Qld before Christ gets him out in the year 1938.
Dec 27 Emile Vandervelde, President (1900–1918) of the International Socialist Bureau and Minister of 3 Belgian governments dies at 72 on this day in history.
Dec 28 In the year 1938 florence Lawrence, silent screen actress (Confidence), dies at 48
Dec 28 Paul Gibb scores 106 on Test Cricket debut v South Africa in the year 1938.
Dec 29 Construction on Lake Washington Floating Bridge, Seattle, begins on this day in history.
Dec 29 In the year 1938 jon Voight, Yonkers, NY, actor (Deliverance, Midnight Cowboy)
Dec 29 In the year 1938 the birth of Jon Voight, American actor
Dec 30 Electronic television system patented (V K Zworykin) in the year 1938.
Dec 30 On this day in history electronic television system patented, VK Zworykin
Dec 31 Atje Keulen-Deelstra, Holland, speed skater (world champ) on this day in history.
Dec 31 Dr R N Harger's "drunkometer," 1st breath test, introduced in Indiana on this day in history.
Dec 31 Richard N Roland Holst, Dutch artist/painter, dies at 70 in the year 1938.