Historical Events In 1938
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
Jun 15 1st night game at Bkln Ebbets Field (Reds 6, Dodgers 0) as Cin Red Johnny Vander Meer hurls unprecedented 2nd consecutive no-hitter in the year 1938.
Jun 15 Ernst L Kirchner, German painter, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Jun 16 In the year 1938 jimmie Foxx is walked a record 6 consecutive times by Browns
Jun 17 On this day in history h V "Ranji" Hordern, cricketer (7 Tests for Australia 1910-12, dies
Jun 17 Japan declares war on China on this day in history.
Jun 18 Babe Ruth is signed as a Dodgers coach for the rest of the season in the year 1938.
Jun 19 "Olympian Flyer" express train crashes in Montana, killing 47 in the year 1938.
Jun 19 On this day in history italy beats Hungary 4-1 in soccer's 3rd World Cup at Paris
Jun 21 On this day in history baseball's Pinky Higgins gets 12th straight hit
Jun 22 On this day in history andrew Brown, film Producer
Jun 22 Joe Louis KOs Max Schmeling at 2 04 of first round at Yankee Stadium on this day in history.
Jun 22 Joe Louis KOs Max Schmeling at 2:04 of 1st round at Yankee Stadium on this day in history.
Jun 22 On this day in history joe Louis KOs Max Schmeling at 2:04 of first round at Yankee Stadium
Jun 23 Civil Aeronautics Authority (US) established in the year 1938.
Jun 23 Marineland opens in Florida-1st aquarium on this day in history.
Jun 24 "Digger" Robertson, cricketer (Test for Australia 1885), dies in the year 1938.
Jun 24 On this day in history 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 Cin Red Lonny Frey hits 8 doubles in a doubleheader on this day in history.
Jun 26 In the year 1938 james Weldon Johnson, black leader (NAACP), dies in car crash at 67
Jun 28 In the year 1938 bradman scores 102* in drawn 2nd Test cricket at Lord's
Jun 29 In the year 1938 billy Storm, singer (Valiants-This is the Night)
Jun 30 Milan Rakic, Serbian poet (Nove Pesme), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jun 30 Superman 1st appears in DC Comics' Action Comics Series issue #1 on this day in history.
Jul 02 In the year 1938 51st Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats Helen Jacobs (64 60)
Jul 02 Helen Wills Moody (US) wins her 8th & final Wimbeldon singles in the year 1938.
Jul 03 President Franklin D. Roosevelt dedicates the Eternal Light Peace Memorial and lights the eternal flame at Gettysburg Battlefield on this day in history.
Jul 04 In the year 1938 otto Bauer, Austrian social democrat, dies at 56
Jul 04 In the year 1938 suzanne Lenglen 6 time Wimbeldon champ, dies at 39 of anemia
Jul 05 In the year 1938 herb Caen's 1st column in SF Chronicle
Jul 05 On this day in history john McIlwraith, cricketer (Tests for Australia), dies
Jul 06 In the year 1938 6th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 4-1 at Crosley Field, Cincinnati
Jul 06 The "Evian Conference& in France fails to provide a refuge for German Jews on this day in history.