Historical Events In 1938
Saturday, 18 January 2020
Mar 03 In the year 1938 arthur Koestler, writer, dies at 32
Mar 07 Dutch Minister of Justice Goseling calls fugitives of Nazi-Germany "undesired strangers" on this day in history.
Mar 09 Sydney Baynes, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
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 Artur Seyss-Inquart replaces Kurt von Schuschnigg as Chancellor of Austria in the year 1938.
Mar 11 Artur Seyss-Inquart replaces Kurt von Schuschnigg as Chancellor of Austria; German troops also entered the country in the year 1938.
Mar 11 German troops enter Austria in the year 1938.
Mar 12 On this day in history germans enter Vienna, and 183,000 Jews in Austria fall under Nazi control. Within one month, 500 Jews commit suicide.
Mar 12 Nazi Germany invades Austria (Anschluss) on this day in history.
Mar 13 "Anschluss," annexation of Austria to the Third Reich on this day in history.
Mar 13 In the year 1938 anschluĂˇ-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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1938 egon Friedell, writer, dies
Mar 16 On this day in history noël Coward's musical "Operette", premieres in London
Mar 16 In the year 1938 noel Coward's musical "Operette," premieres in London
Mar 17 In the year 1938 the birth of Rudolf Nureyev, World renowned Russian ballet dancer
Mar 18 Cyril Rootham, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Mar 18 In the year 1938 mexico takes control of foreign-owned oil properties
Mar 18 President Cardena of Mexico nationalizes US & British oil companies in the year 1938.
Mar 19 On this day in history toronto Maple Leafs score 8 goals in 5 minutes
Mar 21 Oscar Apfel, actor (Inspiration), dies at 60 in the year 1938.
Mar 23 In the year 1938 judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis frees 74 St L Cardinals minor leaguers
Mar 25 1st US bred horse (Battleship) to win Grand National Steeplechase on this day in history.
Mar 26 NBC radio performance of Howard Hanson's 3rd Symphony on this day in history.
Mar 27 On this day in history louis William Stern, German/US philosopher/psychologist, dies at 66
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 In the year 1938 baseball Hall of Fame opens in Cooperstown, NY
Apr 01 In the year 1938 the birth of Ali Mcgraw, American actress
Apr 02 In the year 1938 alice Berend, writer, dies
Apr 02 John Larsson, 17th General of The Salvation Army on this day in history.