Historical Events In 1938
Friday, 24 September 2021
Dec 20 V.K. Zworykin receives patent on the Iconoscope TV system in the year 1938.
Dec 20 Vladimir K Zworykin (Penn) receives patent on Iconoscope TV system on this day in history.
Dec 22 On this day in history lucien Bouchard, lawyer, politician, born at St-Coeur-de-Marie, Quebec was born
Dec 23 In the year 1938 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 In the year 1938 emile Vandervelde, President (1900–1918) of the International Socialist Bureau and Minister of 3 Belgian governments dies at 72
Dec 28 Florence Lawrence, silent screen actress (Confidence), dies at 48 on this day in history.
Dec 28 Paul Gibb scores 106 on Test Cricket debut v South Africa in the year 1938.
Dec 29 On this day in history construction on Lake Washington Floating Bridge, Seattle, begins
Dec 29 Jon Voight, Yonkers, NY, actor (Deliverance, Midnight Cowboy) on this day in history.
Dec 29 On this day in history the birth of Jon Voight, American actor
Dec 30 On this day in history electronic television system patented (V K Zworykin)
Dec 30 In the year 1938 electronic television system patented, VK Zworykin
Dec 31 Atje Keulen-Deelstra, Holland, speed skater (world champ) in the year 1938.
Dec 31 In the year 1938 dr R N Harger's "drunkometer," 1st breath test, introduced in Indiana
Dec 31 On this day in history richard N Roland Holst, Dutch artist/painter, dies at 70