1938

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
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1938 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1938
MCMXXXVIII
Ab urbe condita 2691
Armenian calendar 1387
ԹՎ ՌՅՁԷ
Assyrian calendar 6688
Bahá'í calendar 94–95
Balinese saka calendar 1859–1860
Bengali calendar 1345
Berber calendar 2888
British Regnal year 2  Geo. 6   3  Geo. 6
Buddhist calendar 2482
Burmese calendar 1300
Byzantine calendar 7446–7447
Chinese calendar 丁丑(Fire  Ox)
4634 or 4574
     to 
戊寅年 (Earth  Tiger)
4635 or 4575
Coptic calendar 1654–1655
Discordian calendar 3104
Ethiopian calendar 1930–1931
Hebrew calendar 5698–5699
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1994–1995
 - Shaka Samvat 1859–1860
 - Kali Yuga 5038–5039
Holocene calendar 11938
Igbo calendar 938–939
Iranian calendar 1316–1317
Islamic calendar 1356–1357
Japanese calendar Shōwa 13
(昭和13年)
Javanese calendar 1868–1869
Juche calendar 27
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4271
Minguo calendar ROC 27
民國27年
Nanakshahi calendar 470
Thai solar calendar 2480–2481
Tibetan calendar 阴火牛年
(female Fire-Ox)
2064 or 1683 or 911
     to 
阳土虎年
(male Earth-Tiger)
2065 or 1684 or 912

1938 ( MCMXXXVIII ) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar , the 1938th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 938th year of the 2nd millennium , the 38th year of the 20th century , and the 9th year of the 1930s decade.

Contents

Events

January

January 20: King Farouk
January 16: Benny Goodman in New York City
January 27: Niagara Bridge collapses in ice.

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

November 9-10: Night of Broken Glass.

December

Date unknown

Births

January

Frank Langella
King Juan Carlos I of Spain
Morihiro Hosokawa
Curt Flood
Etta James
Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands

February

Oliver Reed
István Szabó
Phil Knight

March

Tufuga Efi
Ricardo Lagos Escobar
Rudolf Nureyev
Anthony James Leggett

April

Jerry Brown
Kofi Annan
Claudia Cardinale
Giovanni Benvenuti

May

King Moshoeshoe II
Giuliano Amato

June

Billy Mills

July

Brian Dennehy
Natalie Wood
Alberto Fujimori

August

Leonid Kuchma
Kenny Rogers
Paul Martin
Elliott Gould
Robert Rubin

September

Wim Kok

October

Eddie Cochran
Pedro Pablo Kuczynski
Evel Knievel
Christopher Lloyd
John Heinz
Ralph Bakshi

November

Queen Sofía of Spain
Terrance McNally
Benjamin Mkapa
Jean Seberg
Ted Turner

December

Connie Francis
Peter Snell, 1964 Olympic gold medalist
Jon Voight

Date unknown

Deaths

January

February

Prince Nicholas of Greece and Denmark

March

Andreas Michalakopoulos
Cevat Çobanlı
Lakshminath Bezbaroa

April

Patriarch Khoren I of Armenia
César Vallejo

May

Carl von Ossietzky
Cao Kun

June

James Weldon Johnson
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Edith Anne Stoney
María Obligado de Soto y Calvo

July

Harvey Clark
Franz I, Prince of Liechtenstein
Tom Crean

August

Peter David Edstrom

September

Reverend Andrew Breen
Prince Arthur of Connaught
Blessed Maria Teresa of St. Joseph
Aurelio Giorni
Silouan the Athonite
Paul Olaf Bodding

October

Alexandru Averescu
José Luis Tejada Sorzano
Saint Faustina Kowalska
E.C. Segar
Ernst Barlach

November

Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
Kaarlo Castren

December

Annie Armstrong

Date unknown

Nobel Prizes

References

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  6. Albert Hofmann; translated from the original German (LSD Ganz Persönlich) by J. Ott. MAPS-Volume 6, Number 69, Summer 1969.
  7. Ives, Herbert E.; Stilwell, G. R. (1938). "An Experimental Study of the Rate of a Moving Atomic Clock". Journal of the Optical Society of America . 28 (7): 215–19. Bibcode:1938JOSA...28..215I. doi:10.1364/JOSA.28.000215 . Retrieved 2011-09-23.