Historical Events In 1938
Sunday, 21 April 2019
Apr 28 On this day in history beverly F Albert, architect
Apr 28 King Zog of Albania marries Countess Geraldine of Hungary on this day in history.
Apr 29 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #1484 Postrema in the year 1938.
Apr 30 On this day in history bradman scores 258 Aust v Worcs, 293 mins, 33 fours 1 five
Apr 30 Gary Collins, Venice Calif, actor (6th Sense, Home Show) on this day in history.
May 02 Ella Fitzgerald records "A-Tisket, A-Tasket" on this day in history.
May 02 Pulitzer prize awarded to Thornton Wilder (Our Town) in the year 1938.
May 03 On this day in history concentration camp at Flossenbürg goes into use
May 03 Concentration camp at Flossenburg goes into use on this day in history.
May 03 In the year 1938 vatican recognizes Franco-Spain
May 03 In the year 1938 viewers of W2XBS-TV (now WCBS-TV) watched the first book review show
May 04 Carl von Ossietzky, German pacifist/writer (Nobel 1935), dies at 48 on this day in history.
May 04 Douglas Hyde (a protestant) becomes 1st president of Eire on this day in history.
May 04 In the year 1938 douglas Hyde (a protestant) becomes first president of Eire
May 05 In the year 1938 phillies Harold Kelleher faces 16 batters in 6th, as Cubs score 12 runs, both marks are NL records off one hurler in a single inning
May 06 Dutch writer Maurits Dekker sentenced to 50 days for "offending a friendly head of state" (Hitler) on this day in history.
May 07 On this day in history 64th Kentucky Derby: Eddie Arcaro aboard Lawrin wins in 2:04.8
May 07 On this day in history dutch Minister of Justice Goseling calls fugitives of Nazi-Germany "undesired strangers"
May 07 Johnny Caldwell, Ireland, flyweight boxer (Olympic-bronze-1956) in the year 1938.
May 08 Stravinsky's "Dumbarton Oaks," premieres in Washington, DC in the year 1938.
May 10 Banning speech on anti-fascism demonstration in Amsterdam on this day in history.
May 10 Percy McAlister, cricketer (8 Tests, punches Clem Hill in 1912), dies in the year 1938.
May 11 In the year 1938 arnold Sauwen, Flemish poet (Hours of Solitude), dies at 81
May 12 Sandoz Labs manufactures LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide) on this day in history.
May 14 64th Preakness: Maurice Peters aboard Dauber wins in 1:59.8 on this day in history.
May 14 English soccer team beats Nazi-Germany, 6-3 in the year 1938.
May 14 On this day in history jacobus C J "Jacques" Hermans, actor (Ghetto), dies at 81
May 15 In the year 1938 paul-Henri Spak forms red coalition of Belgium
May 16 1st animal breeding society forms (NJ) on this day in history.
May 16 On this day in history 38 die in Terminal Hotel fire (Atlanta GA)
May 16 In the year 1938 in cricket Bradman scores 278 Australia vs MCC, 349 minutes, 35 fours 1 six
May 16 Stephen Fairbairn, oarsman/coach, dies in the year 1938.
May 16 The first animal breeding society forms (New Jersey) on this day in history.
May 17 Congress approves Vinson Naval Act, which funds a two-ocean navy in the year 1938.