Historical Events In 1938
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
Mar 03 Arthur Koestler, writer, dies at 32 in the year 1938.
Mar 07 Dutch Minister of Justice Goseling calls fugitives of Nazi-Germany "undesired strangers" on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1938 sydney Baynes, composer, dies at 59
Mar 11 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 on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1938 artur Seyss-Inquart replaces Kurt von Schuschnigg as Chancellor of Austria
Mar 11 On this day in history artur Seyss-Inquart replaces Kurt von Schuschnigg as Chancellor of Austria; German troops also entered the country
Mar 11 In the year 1938 german troops enter Austria
Mar 12 Germans enter Vienna, and 183,000 Jews in Austria fall under Nazi control. Within one month, 500 Jews commit suicide on this day in history.
Mar 12 In the year 1938 nazi Germany invades Austria (Anschluss)
Mar 13 "Anschluss," annexation of Austria to the Third Reich in the year 1938.
Mar 13 Anschluá-Austria annexed by Nazi Germany in the year 1938.
Mar 13 Clarence S Darrow, Scopes Monkey Trial attorney, dies in Chicago at 80 on this day in history.
Mar 13 In the year 1938 nazi Germany invade Austria, making it a German Reich province
Mar 15 Edmund Tylecote, cricketer (England keeper in 6 Tests 1882-86), dies on this day in history.
Mar 15 In the year 1938 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
Mar 16 In the year 1938 egon Friedell, writer, dies
Mar 16 Noël Coward's musical "Operette", premieres in London on this day in history.
Mar 16 In the year 1938 noel Coward's musical "Operette," premieres in London
Mar 17 The birth of Rudolf Nureyev, World renowned Russian ballet dancer in the year 1938.
Mar 18 On this day in history cyril Rootham, composer, dies at 62
Mar 18 Mexico takes control of foreign-owned oil properties in the year 1938.
Mar 18 President Cardena of Mexico nationalizes US & British oil companies on this day in history.
Mar 19 In the year 1938 toronto Maple Leafs score 8 goals in 5 minutes
Mar 21 In the year 1938 oscar Apfel, actor (Inspiration), dies at 60
Mar 23 Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis frees 74 St L Cardinals minor leaguers on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1938 1st US bred horse (Battleship) to win Grand National Steeplechase
Mar 26 In the year 1938 nBC radio performance of Howard Hanson's 3rd Symphony
Mar 27 In the year 1938 louis William Stern, German/US philosopher/psychologist, dies at 66
Mar 27 In the year 1938 the Battle of Taierzhuang takes place.
Mar 31 Willem J T Kloos, Dutch poet/critic (New Guide), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Apr 01 Baseball Hall of Fame opens in Cooperstown, NY in the year 1938.
Apr 01 The birth of Ali Mcgraw, American actress in the year 1938.
Apr 02 In the year 1938 alice Berend, writer, dies
Apr 02 John Larsson, 17th General of The Salvation Army in the year 1938.