Historical Events In 1938
Thursday, 15 April 2021
Mar 03 Arthur Koestler, writer, dies at 32 in the year 1938.
Mar 07 In the year 1938 dutch Minister of Justice Goseling calls fugitives of Nazi-Germany "undesired strangers"
Mar 09 In the year 1938 sydney Baynes, composer, dies at 59
Mar 11 On this day in history a world record for the indoor mile run was set at Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH. Glenn Cunningham made the distance in 4 minutes, 4.4 seconds.
Mar 11 In the year 1938 artur Seyss-Inquart replaces Kurt von Schuschnigg as Chancellor of Austria
Mar 11 Artur Seyss-Inquart replaces Kurt von Schuschnigg as Chancellor of Austria; German troops also entered the country on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1938 german troops enter Austria
Mar 12 In the year 1938 germans enter Vienna, and 183,000 Jews in Austria fall under Nazi control. Within one month, 500 Jews commit suicide.
Mar 12 On this day in history nazi Germany invades Austria (Anschluss)
Mar 13 "Anschluss," annexation of Austria to the Third Reich in the year 1938.
Mar 13 On this day in history anschluá-Austria annexed by Nazi Germany
Mar 13 Clarence S Darrow, Scopes Monkey Trial attorney, dies in Chicago at 80 on this day in history.
Mar 13 Nazi Germany invade Austria, making it a German Reich province in the year 1938.
Mar 15 In the year 1938 edmund Tylecote, cricketer (England keeper in 6 Tests 1882-86), dies
Mar 15 Saudi Arabia began producing oil, a natural resource that would transform a virtual dust bowl of a nation into one so wealthy that King Faisal's main problem was what to do with too much money on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history egon Friedell, writer, dies
Mar 16 Noël Coward's musical "Operette", premieres in London on this day in history.
Mar 16 Noel Coward's musical "Operette," premieres in London on this day in history.
Mar 17 The birth of Rudolf Nureyev, World renowned Russian ballet dancer on this day in history.
Mar 18 In the year 1938 cyril Rootham, composer, dies at 62
Mar 18 Mexico takes control of foreign-owned oil properties in the year 1938.
Mar 18 In the year 1938 president Cardena of Mexico nationalizes US & British oil companies
Mar 19 Toronto Maple Leafs score 8 goals in 5 minutes on this day in history.
Mar 21 On this day in history oscar Apfel, actor (Inspiration), dies at 60
Mar 23 In the year 1938 judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis frees 74 St L Cardinals minor leaguers
Mar 25 On this day in history 1st US bred horse (Battleship) to win Grand National Steeplechase
Mar 26 NBC radio performance of Howard Hanson's 3rd Symphony in the year 1938.
Mar 27 Louis William Stern, German/US philosopher/psychologist, dies at 66 in the year 1938.
Mar 27 The Battle of Taierzhuang takes place in the year 1938.
Mar 31 In the year 1938 willem J T Kloos, Dutch poet/critic (New Guide), dies at 78
Apr 01 On this day in history baseball Hall of Fame opens in Cooperstown, NY
Apr 01 The birth of Ali Mcgraw, American actress on this day in history.
Apr 02 Alice Berend, writer, dies on this day in history.
Apr 02 In the year 1938 john Larsson, 17th General of The Salvation Army