Historical Events In 1938
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
Dec 20 V.K. Zworykin receives patent on the Iconoscope TV system in the year 1938.
Dec 20 On this day in history vladimir K Zworykin (Penn) receives patent on Iconoscope TV system
Dec 22 Lucien Bouchard, lawyer, politician, born at St-Coeur-de-Marie, Quebec was born on this day in history.
Dec 23 Margaret Hamilton's costume catches fire in filming of "Wizard of Oz" in the year 1938.
Dec 23 Robert Herrick, US writer (Chimes), dies at 70 in the year 1938.
Dec 25 In the year 1938 george Cukor announces Vivien Leigh will play Scarlett O'Hara
Dec 26 On this day in history bradman scores 225 South Aust v Qld before Christ gets him out
Dec 27 Emile Vandervelde, President (1900–1918) of the International Socialist Bureau and Minister of 3 Belgian governments dies at 72 in the year 1938.
Dec 28 In the year 1938 florence Lawrence, silent screen actress (Confidence), dies at 48
Dec 28 In the year 1938 paul Gibb scores 106 on Test Cricket debut v South Africa
Dec 29 On this day in history construction on Lake Washington Floating Bridge, Seattle, begins
Dec 29 In the year 1938 jon Voight, Yonkers, NY, actor (Deliverance, Midnight Cowboy)
Dec 29 On this day in history the birth of Jon Voight, American actor
Dec 30 Electronic television system patented (V K Zworykin) in the year 1938.
Dec 30 In the year 1938 electronic television system patented, VK Zworykin
Dec 31 On this day in history atje Keulen-Deelstra, Holland, speed skater (world champ)
Dec 31 In the year 1938 dr R N Harger's "drunkometer," 1st breath test, introduced in Indiana
Dec 31 Richard N Roland Holst, Dutch artist/painter, dies at 70 on this day in history.