Historical Events In 1938
Friday, 24 September 2021
Jun 15 On this day in history 1st night game at Bkln Ebbets Field (Reds 6, Dodgers 0) as Cin Red Johnny Vander Meer hurls unprecedented 2nd consecutive no-hitter
Jun 15 Ernst L Kirchner, German painter, dies at 58 in the year 1938.
Jun 16 Jimmie Foxx is walked a record 6 consecutive times by Browns on this day in history.
Jun 17 H V "Ranji" Hordern, cricketer (7 Tests for Australia 1910-12, dies in the year 1938.
Jun 17 On this day in history japan declares war on China
Jun 18 On this day in history babe Ruth is signed as a Dodgers coach for the rest of the season
Jun 19 "Olympian Flyer" express train crashes in Montana, killing 47 in the year 1938.
Jun 19 In the year 1938 italy beats Hungary 4-1 in soccer's 3rd World Cup at Paris
Jun 21 Baseball's Pinky Higgins gets 12th straight hit on this day in history.
Jun 22 Andrew Brown, film Producer on this day in history.
Jun 22 In the year 1938 joe Louis KOs Max Schmeling at 2 04 of first round at Yankee Stadium
Jun 22 Joe Louis KOs Max Schmeling at 2:04 of 1st round at Yankee Stadium in the year 1938.
Jun 22 Joe Louis KOs Max Schmeling at 2:04 of first round at Yankee Stadium in the year 1938.
Jun 23 Civil Aeronautics Authority (US) established in the year 1938.
Jun 23 In the year 1938 marineland opens in Florida-1st aquarium
Jun 24 On this day in history "Digger" Robertson, cricketer (Test for Australia 1885), dies
Jun 24 In the year 1938 500 ton meteorite lands near Pittsburgh Pennsylvania
Jun 25 On this day in history "A Tisket A Tasket" by Ella Fitzgerald with Chick Webb hits #1
Jun 25 In the year 1938 federal minimum wage law guarantees workers 40. per hour
Jun 26 In the year 1938 cin Red Lonny Frey hits 8 doubles in a doubleheader
Jun 26 James Weldon Johnson, black leader (NAACP), dies in car crash at 67 in the year 1938.
Jun 28 In the year 1938 bradman scores 102* in drawn 2nd Test cricket at Lord's
Jun 29 Billy Storm, singer (Valiants-This is the Night) on this day in history.
Jun 30 Milan Rakic, Serbian poet (Nove Pesme), dies at 61 in the year 1938.
Jun 30 Superman 1st appears in DC Comics' Action Comics Series issue #1 in the year 1938.
Jul 02 On this day in history 51st Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats Helen Jacobs (64 60)
Jul 02 On this day in history helen Wills Moody (US) wins her 8th & final Wimbeldon singles
Jul 03 President Franklin D. Roosevelt dedicates the Eternal Light Peace Memorial and lights the eternal flame at Gettysburg Battlefield in the year 1938.
Jul 04 Otto Bauer, Austrian social democrat, dies at 56 in the year 1938.
Jul 04 Suzanne Lenglen 6 time Wimbeldon champ, dies at 39 of anemia in the year 1938.
Jul 05 On this day in history herb Caen's 1st column in SF Chronicle
Jul 05 On this day in history john McIlwraith, cricketer (Tests for Australia), dies
Jul 06 6th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 4-1 at Crosley Field, Cincinnati in the year 1938.
Jul 06 The "Evian Conference& in France fails to provide a refuge for German Jews in the year 1938.