Historical Events In 1938
Saturday, 18 January 2020
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 on this day in history.
Dec 25 On this day in history george Cukor announces Vivien Leigh will play Scarlett O'Hara
Dec 26 Bradman scores 225 South Aust v Qld before Christ gets him out in the year 1938.
Dec 27 On this day in history emile Vandervelde, President (1900â€“1918) of the International Socialist Bureau and Minister of 3 Belgian governments dies at 72
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 Construction on Lake Washington Floating Bridge, Seattle, begins in the year 1938.
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 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 In the year 1938 richard N Roland Holst, Dutch artist/painter, dies at 70