Historical Events In 1939
Thursday, 30 June 2022
Nov 07 Daniel Manneke, composer in the year 1939.
Nov 07 In the year 1939 germans begin expulsion of Jews from Western Poland.
Nov 08 Failed assassination attempt on Hitler in Burgerbraukeller, Munich on this day in history.
Nov 09 On this day in history "Ninotchka," with Greta Garbo premieres
Nov 09 In the year 1939 adolf Hitler narrowly escapes assassination when a bomb explodes in the historic Buergenbraeu Hall in Munich shortly after the Chancellor had left to return to Berlin.
Nov 09 On this day in history dirk Klop, Dutch intelligence lt, shot by German Abwehr
Nov 11 In the year 1939 jan Opletal, Czech student, victim of Nazi violence in Prague
Nov 11 On this day in history kate Smith 1st sings Irving Berlin's "God Bless America"
Nov 12 (Ernest YY) Oscar Tourniaire, actor (Bluejackets), dies at 59 on this day in history.
Nov 12 Jews in Lodz Poland ordered to wear yellow star of David on this day in history.
Nov 12 Jews of Lodz Poland are ordered to wear yellow armbands on this day in history.
Nov 12 On this day in history ruby Nash Curtis, US singer (Romantics-Our Day Will Come)
Nov 13 In the year 1939 george Nicholls Jr, actor (Finishing School), dies at 42
Nov 14 In the year 1939 oil refinery fire kills 500 & destroys Lagunillas Venezuela
Nov 14 Oil refinery fire kills 500 &destroys Lagunillas Venezuela on this day in history.
Nov 15 Anti-German demonstrations in Czechoslovakia in the year 1939.
Nov 16 Al Capone freed from Alcatraz jail on this day in history.
Nov 16 Destruction of Talmudic Academy in Lublin and its huge library, which gave "so much pleasure to its conquerors that it was recalled with glee more than a year later." on this day in history.
Nov 17 German U-boat torpedoes passenger ship in the year 1939.
Nov 18 Neth KNSM passenger ship Simon Bolivar hits German mine, 86 die on this day in history.
Nov 19 Don Lash wins 6th straight AAU cross-country 10K championship in the year 1939.
Nov 20 Marie Joseph Leon Desire Paque, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1939.
Nov 21 Rick Lenz, Springfield Ill, actor (Hec Ramsey, Scandalous John) in the year 1939.
Nov 23 Nazi Gov of Poland Hans Frank requires Jews to wear a blue star on this day in history.
Nov 23 Wearing distinctive armband, "Judenstern" (Jewish star) becomes obligatory for all Jews in Central Poland on this day in history.
Nov 26 4 soviet soldiers killed on Finnish-Russian border on this day in history.
Nov 26 On this day in history james Naismith, Basketball inventor, dies
Nov 27 Inauguration of Empire Air Training Scheme (EATS) on this day in history.
Nov 27 Maxwell Anderson's "Key Largo," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Nov 28 In the year 1939 james A Naismith, creator of basketball, dies at 78
Nov 28 Nazi Gov-Gen of Poland, Hans Frank organizes Judenrat in the year 1939.
Nov 29 Cor Klint swims world record 200 m backstroke (2:38.8) on this day in history.
Nov 29 Philipp Scheidemann, German MP (SPD)/mayor of Kassel, dies at 74 in the year 1939.
Nov 30 In the year 1939 21 U boats sunk this month (52,000 ton)